Category: Trails

Provincial Smoking Ban Extended

Recorded on May 28th, 2015

The New Brunswick government will impose more restrictions on smoking in public places.

Health Minister Victor Boudreau has introduced a bill that will ban smoking in any public place where children might be exposed to the smoke. The list includes:

  • On restaurant patios and similar outdoor facilities, and within three metres of the patios.
  • Within nine metres of doorways, windows and air intakes of enclosed public places and indoor workplaces.
  • On or within 20 metres of playgrounds, sports areas, and other outdoor public places used by children.
  • On or within nine metres of a public walking or jogging trail.
  • Within provincial parks, except in rented campsites, on golf course, and designated areas within the park.

See more via CBC NB: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/smokin…

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