PROTECT US OR LEAVE US ALONE: THE NEW YORK STATE SMOKING BAN
- Anti-Smoking Policy in Delaware. Minner, Ruth Ann // Spectrum: Journal of State Government;Summer2002, Vol. 75 Issue 3, p35
Focuses on Delaware's indoor smoking ban. Right of people to smoke; Protection of health.
- The expanding scope of New Hampshire's indoor smoking act. Reidy, Esquire, James P. // Business New Hampshire Magazine;Jun93, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p39
Presents how New Hampshire responded on the harmful effects of smoking and public intolerance of smoking by adopting the Indoor Smoking Act (ISA) of 1991. Prohibitions of the act; Definition of public access; Smoking-permitted areas; Written policies and procedures regarding smoking.
- Smoke-free workplace guidance. // RoSPA Occupational Safety & Health Journal;Jan2007, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p7
The article discusses a program designed to help British businesses ease the transition into smoke-free establishments. According to "the Health Act 2006," starting in July 2007, nearly all enclosed public spaces will ban smoking. The legislation with help curb deaths due to second-hand smoke....
- CHINA SAYS: BUTT OUT! // Current Events;3/10/2008, Vol. 107 Issue 20, p3
The article focuses on the newly declared legislative ban on cigarette smoking in China. It reports that China banned smoking in most public places in Beijing. According to Hans Troedson, World Health Organization (WHO) representative, the new ban sends a significant message not only in China...
- Smoked out. Gillespie, Nick // Reason;Jul98, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p20
Describes a survey on the effects of the statewide smoking ban in California. Effect on Golden State's business establishments; Effect on waiter-customer relationships; Reaction of anti-smoking activists on the survey.
- No smoke without fine. Layfield, Charles // Motor Transport;11/15/2007, p22
The author offers advice on the provisions banning smoking in work and public vehicles in Great Britain. He defines which vehicles must be smoke-free. He states that the smoker, whether this is the driver or a passenger, is liable for the penalty of smoking in a smoke-free place. He cites a...
- Time to Stub Out Smoking. Springen, Karen // Newsweek;2/27/2006, Vol. 147 Issue 9, p12
The article discusses the growing rise in places where it is illegal to smoke cigarettes. Virginia state Senator Charles Hawkins approved a statewide smoking ban in bars, restaurants, and most public enclosed places, despite living in the heart of tobacco country. A dozen states have passed...
- Butt out, Mr Blair -- we're self-regulated. Garner, James // Caterer & Hotelkeeper;7/8/2004, Vol. 193 Issue 4331, p5
Focuses on the issue of the anti-smoking campaign in Great Britain. Institutions wherein smoking will be banned; Possible effect of the ban on hospitality industry; Route preferred by the hospitality industry.
- Wales looks towards public smoking ban. Betts, Clive; Harris, David // Caterer & Hotelkeeper;1/30/2003, Vol. 192 Issue 4258, p8
Reports on the legislative step taken in Wales to ban smoking in public buildings in January 2003. Details of the two-stage ban called for by Alun Pugh, the Labour member proposing the all-party motion; Impact of the implementation of the law on the country; Aim of the Public Places Charter.