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Ireland became a Party to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control on February 5, 2006.

Smoke free places:
Smoking is prohibited in indoor workplaces, public places, and on public transportation, with limited exceptions. The following places are exempted from the nearly comprehensive smoking ban: prisons; hotel guestrooms; and living accommodations in higher education facilities. In these places, managers, owners, or operators may designate smoking rooms. Smoking is also restricted in outdoor places with a roof and more than 50 percent of the perimeter surrounded by one or more walls....

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May 2020
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids
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Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids
Place of Publication
Washington DC

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