Protection from Secondhand Smoke – 2012 Monitoring Update




June 2012

Type of Report

Monitoring Update


This update reviews current bans under the Smoke-Free Ontario Act and concludes that protection from secondhand smoke in Ontario is comparable to that of other Canadian jurisdictions, except for those with a complete ban on smoking on open patios. The update provides a summary table of current smoke-free legislation by Canadian federal, provincial and territorial jurisdiction. Protection from secondhand smoke in various international jurisdictions is also reviewed.

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