smoking ordinance

smoking ordinance

Any regulation or law that specifies where people may smoke (tobacco products), and where smoking is prohibited.
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Following an update of the town's smoking ordinance, higher fines will be attached to infractions, bars that promote and profit from smoking could be banned, and smoking will also be prohibited in town parks and cemeteries.
Tyler, Texas: Tyler Texas Smoking Ordinance Communication Project
Reduction in the incidence of acute myocardial infarction associated with a citywide smoking ordinance.
The penalties for offenses of having an intoxicated employee/manager and for selling below shelf price are the same as those for violation of the no smoking ordinance.
Warden, a moderate by Belmont standards, favored an exception for cars, because "I don't want to punish people who are driving into town who may not be familiar with the local smoking ordinance.
Results of logistic regression analyses indicated gender and smoking status to be significant predictors for perceived impact of the smoking ordinance on respondents' patronage to local establishments.
Patients who came from areas surrounding Helena, where the smoking ordinance was not in effect, served as a geographic control group.
LAKE OSWEGO -- Residents who support a citywide workplace smoking ban refuse to let the issue burn out, despite the city council's rejection of a smoking ordinance in October.
Last year, after Wichita Falls (population 97,766) passed a smoking ordinance that banned the countertop display of cigarettes, a group calling itself Citizens Against Government Interference sent direct mail letters asking residents to vote for repeal.
The major local smoking ordinance variable is not statistically significant.
A few suggested that this could be attributed to the smoking ordinance, but with recessionary times there was no clear-cut reason for business failure.
In an effort to promote good health and limit exposure to secondhand smoke, the West Hollywood City Council has adopted and introduced the first reading of the Smoking Ordinance to prohibit smoking in outdoor dining and other public areas.