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[Texas] Forney City Council agenda includes possible smoking ordinance

The council previously discussed a possible smoking ordinance on May 1, 2012, and requested that the city's attorney write a proposed smoking ordinance for review.
added Jan 8, 2013 10:59

Groups create Tobacco Free Indiana coalition

A newly formed statewide coalition, Tobacco Free Indiana, will work to further decrease the state's smoking rate and continue fighting against efforts to weaken Indiana's smokefree law.
Indianapolis (IN) Star
added Jan 8, 2013 01:29

[Texas] City works to spread word about smoking ban

It’s April 17. Denton’s smoking ban officially goes into effect 120 days after it was passed, according to city spokeswoman Lindsey Baker. The city staff is talking about how to get the word out to area businesses, some of which may not realize they a
Denton (TX) Record-Chronicle
added Jan 7, 2013 05:16

[Australia, Togo] 'Deal' cut over NSW smoking laws: Greens

smoking is now outlawed at locations such as children's playgrounds, public transport stations, sporting fields, public pools and entrances to NSW public buildings. But NSW Greens MP John Kaye said a "deal" with ClubsNSW prevented the anti-smoking measur
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Jan 7, 2013 04:42

[Massachusetts] Health board considers revising tobacco policy

The Sharon Board of Health discussed draft regulations Dec. 17 aimed at raising the legal age to buy tobacco products in town. Members also talked about whether Sharon could legally ban the use of tobacco in private clubs, such as fraternal organizations
Boston (MA) Globe
added Jan 6, 2013 14:32

[Indiana] Six months in, state smoking ban has some fans, some critics

Restaurants with bars have an option. If they choose to allow only customers who are 21 or older, they can continue to permit smoking within the establishment. The bar must also not be within a business where smoking could affect other patrons, such as a
Merrillville (IN) Post-Tribune
added Jan 6, 2013 14:19

Indiana's statewide smoking ban gets mixed reviews

But it has exceptions for bars, gambling facilities, cigar and hookah bars, tobacco retail stores and nonprofit private clubs such as fraternal and veterans organizations. While some customers are delighted with local bars that have gone smoke-free, some
Richmond (IN) Palladium-Item
added Jan 6, 2013 14:17

[California] LETTER: GALLEGOS: Secondhand smoke drifts regardless of scale

The health of the citizens of Glendale has been sold out to private retail tobacco interests ... I hope voters will remember this action next spring when Friedman and Najarian are both up for reelection to the City Council.
Glendale (CA) News-Press
added Jan 4, 2013 14:56

[Delaware] Veterans given an exception on smoking ban

Smoking will cease in all state buildings and campuses come Tuesday. With one exception: the Delaware Veterans Home in Milford.
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Dec 31, 2012 09:35

[Pennsylvania] Roll-your-own cigarette shops move to form private smoking clubs

Owners of several tobacco shops that charged customers to use $35,000 cigarette-rolling machines until changes in federal law made the practice illegal are looking to establish private smoking clubs. Like other fraternal organizations, the nonprofit smo
Pittsburgh (PA) Tribune-Review
added Dec 27, 2012 12:31
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