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Smoking ban in Washington, DC

Smoking Ban in the District of Columbia

An electric bulletin board at the Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
says ' Smoking is prohibited in public places inside the terminal.

The D.C. Council gave final approval to a broad banned in bars, restaurants, night clubs, and other public places,
to add the nation's capital to a growing list of smoke-free cities and states. It exempted the outdoor areas,
hotel guest rooms, retail tobacco outlets, cigar bars, and business, which can show that they receive 10% or
more of their annual revenue from tobacco sales, excluding cigarette bending machines. The District's smoking ban,
modeled closely on New York City's, enforced from January 2007.
Source: Washingtonpost.com

(L) The sign plate, which shows the prohibited act in the Metroraiway, Washington, DC area
(R) A Metro train on the platform of Silver Spring station

(L) A plateform of the Amtrak Acela Express
(R) No-smoking sign plate on the railway plateform of the Union Station, Washington, DC

(L) No-smoking sign plate within 25 feet (7.6 meter) from building was posted near the Union Station.
(M)(R) A few people were smoking at the area not far from the station entrance.

(L) No-smoking sign plate within 15 feet (4.6 meter ) from building. This photo was taken near a pizza house, in a bussiness distract.
(R) An oriental man, probably Chinese, was smoking while walking on a sidewalk near the National Art and Space Museum.

No-smoking sign besides of the entrance door to the emergency room of Washington Hospital Center

A numerous cigarette butt discarded around the service fence entrance of the emergency room.

(L) The L'Enfant Plaza Hotel is a complete smokefree hotel. In case of smoking inside hotel will result in a penalty up to $300.
The hotel groups of Westin, Sheraton and Marriott in North America are 100% smokefree.
(R) A view of the Washington Monument from the window of a guest room of L'Enfant Plaza Hotel

Smoking Restriction at Hotels in the World: Actual Survey
The ratio of a smoking guest room to the total hotel rooms was calculated,
based on the on-the-spot investigation.


Total Smoking Ban in USA and Canada

smorking ban bc canada Smoke-free BC Canada
smorking ban alberta canada Smoking Ban in Public and Work places in Alberta
smorking ban Saskatchewan Smoking Ban in Saskatchewan 
smorking ban manitoba canada Nonsmokers Health Protection Act, Manitoba 
smorking ban ontario canada Smoke-free Ontario Act 
smorking ban quebec canada Tobaco Control in Quebec 
smorking ban new Brunswick Smoke-free Places Act, New Brunswick 
smorking ban nova scotia Smoke-free Places Act, Nova Scotia 

smorking ban New Jersey  Smoking Ban in New Jersey 
smorking ban Illinois USA Smoke-free Illinois Act 
smorking ban California USA Smoking Ban in California 1998
smorking ban Beverly Hills California Beverly Hills banned in all outdoor dining areas 
smorking ban condominium Smoking Ban in a condominium of California
smorking ban Washington state Smoking Ban in the State of Washington
smorking ban Oregon USA Smoking Ban in Oregon  
smorking ban Montana USA Montana passed statewide smoking Ban
smorking ban Colorado USA Colorado Clean Indoor Air Act
smorking ban Arizona USA Smoking Ban in Arizona 
smorking ban Maine USA Smoking Ban in the State of Maine
smorking ban Vermont USA Smoking Ban in Vermont 
smorking ban Massachusetts Smoking Ban in the Massachusetts state.
smorking ban New York Smoking Ban in New York 
smorking ban Maryland USA Smoking Ban in Maryland 
smorking ban Washington DC Smoking Ban in Washington,D.C.
smorking ban Minnesota USA Smoking Ban in Minnesota 
smorking ban Delaware USA Smoking Ban in Delaware 
smorking ban Ohio USA Smoking Ban in Ohio 
smorking ban Iowa USA Smoking Ban in Iowa 
smorking ban Utah USA Smoking Ban in Utah 
smorking ban Rhode Island Smoking Ban in Rhode Island 
smorking ban Nevada USA Smoking Ban in Nevada 
smorking ban Virginia USA Smoking Ban in Virginia
smorking ban Michigan USA Smoking Ban in Michigan 
smorking ban Wisconsin USA Smoking Ban in Wisconsin

Washington, D.C.
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Smoking ban in Washington, D.C.
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english index tobacco control 日本語

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「禁煙席ネット」主宰 日本タバコフリー学会顧問 医学博士 宮本順伯
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The article was written and photographs were taken by Dr. J. miyamoto, in October 2010.

Travel sketches in the world

Special Note:
 Russia unduly occupies our Northern Territories of Japan.
 Smoke-free hotels in Japan
  Domestic travel in Japan
 Smoke-free should be the minimum standard for the host city in the Olympic.
 WHO: Smoking should be banned in all public spaces.
 World population: seven billion v.s. Declining birth rate in Japan
 Nobody in the earth can destroy the natural beauty of the land.
 Stop merging war criminals and war victims at Yasukuni Shrine.
 Tax saving's rental housing is mushrooming.

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