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MP proposes amendments to Lebanon nonsmoking ban

Amendments to the nonsmoking ban proposed by Lebanese Forces MP Antoine Zahra would include designated sections for smokers and would also eventually yield income to the treasury via taxes, the politician said Thursday.
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Oct 4, 2012 08:55

[Alabama] City Council rejects attempt to alter Mobile's new anti-smoking ordinance

Just in time for Halloween, Mobile has a brand-new Frankenstein’s monster: An anti-smoking ordinance that has its Mobile City Council creators hanging on it still trying to cut and stitch as it takes its first lumbering steps.
Birmingham (AL) News
added Oct 2, 2012 16:45

[UK-Wales] Concerns grow over plans to exempt film makers from smoking ban

Concern is growing over a proposal to exempt film makers from the smoking ban on indoor public places after the Welsh Government was unable to confirm that the plan has been endorsed by two successive chief medical officers.
WalesOnline (uk)
added Oct 1, 2012 08:13

[Alabama] Bessemer public hearing on smoking ban set for Monday

The meeting is scheduled for 7 p.m. at Bessemer City Hall at 1800 Third Ave. North. Bessemer business owners said they have petitions signed by at least 1,500 people who oppose the city's new smoking ban, which passed in August on a 5-0 vote. The ban wa
Birmingham (AL) News
added Oct 1, 2012 01:46

[Australia] Star casino smoking exemption to stay

The high rollers room at Sydney's Star casino will remain exempt from anti-smoking laws after an amendment to have it included in a new NSW ban was voted down in state parliament.
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Sep 29, 2012 12:08
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[Australia] High Rollers Can Continue to Smoke in Sydney's Star Casino, report Lucky Nugget Casino

Star Casino’s high roller room will remain untouched by the ban . . . Star Casino has assured MPs staff are not forced to work in the high roller rooms, rather they are volunteers and there is actually a waiting list of staff waiting to work in these roo
Business Wire
added Sep 29, 2012 11:53

[UK, UK-Wales] Government turn-around on smoking ban could destroy Wales' credibility on public health

ASH Wales has warned that plans to exempt film makers from the smoking ban will destroy Wales' credibility on public health and destabilise smoking legislation across the UK.
WalesOnline (uk)
added Sep 27, 2012 03:12

[California] Glendale Could Have New Smoking Ordinance

Glendale City Council will introduce an ordinance that may require larger-sized outdoor seating areas for bars or restaurants to require larger smoking and non-smoking sections.
added Sep 26, 2012 18:22

[New York] City ban on smoking in lots at parks may end

The amended law will permit smoking in all the parking lots of city parks. And the penalty for persons found violating the law will be reduced from a fine ranging from $100 to $1,000 to simply $20.
Poughkeepsie (NY) Journal
added Sep 22, 2012 07:14

[Missouri] Doctor blasts St. Louis health director for letting MAC smoke

No other city in the country has enacted a smoking ban and then willingly broken the ban to make an exception for one business, said Dr. Michael Siegel, who has tracked tobacco laws for 25 years. Siegel, a professor at Boston University’s School of Publi
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Sep 19, 2012 16:54
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