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[thejournal.ie] , Brennan, Cianan Ireland tried to ban smoking in public in 1986 - and Big Tobacco was not impressed. (31 Dec 2016)

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Ireland blazed something of a trail in introducing a ban on smoking in the workplace in 2002. While that measure (introduced by current Fianna Fáil supremo Micheál Martin) changed the face of many of Ireland’s public spaces overnight, a plan to ban public smoking was actually initiated as far back as 1986 according to papers released under the 30-year rule by the National Archives.......


Item Type:News
Source:thejournal.ie
Date:31 December 2016
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Subjects:B Substances > Tobacco (cigarette smoking) > Tobacco smoke (cigarette law / policy)
MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Substance industry or business
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland

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