• U.S. Imposes Nationwide Ban On Smoking In All Public Housing

    7 days ago - By NPR

    The Obama administration has issued a sweeping final rule banning smoking in all public housing units nationwide, extending a smoke-free environment to nearly a million units.
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  • Feds ban smoking inside public housing

    7 days ago - By NY Daily News

    Federal housing officials on Wednesday announced new regulations barring smoking inside public housing.
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  • New federal rule bans smoking in public housing

    7 days ago - By My Sanantonio

    The final rule prohibits lit tobacco products in all living units and indoor common areas, and all outdoor areas within 25 feet of housing and administrative offices.
    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the smoke-free policy will save housing agencies $153 million every year in repairs, preventable fires and health care costs.
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  • New federal rule bans smoking in public housing

    7 days ago - By The Seattle Times

    WASHINGTON - The Obama administration has announced a final rule prohibiting smoking in public housing developments nationwide. The Department of Housing and Urban Development says more than 228,000 public housing units are already smoke-free. The rule HUD announced Wednesday will expand the impact to more than 940,000 units. The final rule prohibits lit tobacco [...]
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