November 14, 2015

PURITAN NATION:

Public Housing Nationwide May Be Subject to Smoking Ban (MIREYA NAVARRO, NOV. 12, 2015, NY Times)

Smoking would be prohibited in public housing homes nationwide under a proposed federal rule announced on Thursday, a move that would affect nearly one million households and open the latest front in the long-running campaign to curb unwanted exposure to secondhand tobacco smoke.

The ban, by the Department of Housing and Urban Development, would also require that common areas and administrative offices on public housing property be smoke-free.



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