Prevention Policies Directory

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We've listed 19 policies under your selection of "Policy intervention". The most recently adopted policies are first.

Smoke-Free Ontario Act, 2017, SO 2017, c 26, Sch 3

Location: Ontario
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Availability, E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Flavoured tobacco, Menthol, Multi-unit dwelling, Packaging, Product display, Smoke-free place, Smokeless tobacco, Taxi, Tobacco, Tobacco advertising, Tobacco products, Tobacco promotion, Tobacco sales, Tobacco smoke, Transit, Vehicle with minors, Youth access
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2018

REPEALED Electronic Cigarettes Act, 2015, SO 2015, c 7, Sch 3

Location: Ontario
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Availability, E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Multi-unit dwelling, Patio, Product display, Smoke-free place, Tobacco, Tobacco advertising, Tobacco products, Tobacco promotion, Tobacco sales, Tobacco smoke, Vehicle with minors, Youth access
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 2015

Tobacco Reduction Amendment Regulation

Location: Alberta
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Flavoured tobacco, Packaging, Smoke-free place, Tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco sales, Tobacco smoke, Vehicle with minors, Youth access
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2014

Capital Regional District Bylaw 3962 – Clean Air Bylaw

Location: British Columbia, Victoria
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Parks and beaches, Smoke-free place, Tobacco, Tobacco smoke, Transit, Vehicle with minors
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 2014

Motor Vehicle Act, RSBC 1996, c 318

Location: British Columbia
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Bicycle helmet, E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Road safety, Smoke-free place, Tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco smoke, Vehicle with minors
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 2012

Smoke-free Places Act, RSNB 2011, c 222

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Multi-unit dwelling, Parks and beaches, Patio, Smoke-free place, Taxi, Tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco smoke, Transit, Vehicle with minors, Water pipe
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 2011

Smoke-Free Places Act, SY 2008, c 8

Location: Yukon
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Multi-unit dwelling, Patio, Product display, Smoke-free place, Smokeless tobacco, Taxi, Tobacco, Tobacco advertising, Tobacco products, Tobacco promotion, Tobacco sales, Tobacco smoke, Transit, Vehicle with minors, Youth access
Year last amended: 2009
Year of adoption: 2008

Surrey Bylaw 16694 – Public Health Smoking Protection Bylaw

Location: British Columbia, Surrey
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Smoke-free place, Taxi, Tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco smoke, Transit, Vehicle with minors, Water pipe
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 2008

Tobacco and Smoking Reduction Act, SA 2005, c T-3.8

Location: Alberta
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Availability, Flavoured tobacco, Menthol, Multi-unit dwelling, Patio, Product display, Smoke-free place, Taxi, Tobacco, Tobacco advertising, Tobacco products, Tobacco promotion, Tobacco sales, Tobacco smoke, Transit, Vehicle with minors, Youth access
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 2006

Smoke-free Environment Act, 2005, SNL 2005, c S-16.2

Location: Newfoundland and Labrador
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Flavoured tobacco, Menthol, Multi-unit dwelling, Occupational health and safety, Parks and beaches, Patio, Smoke-free place, Taxi, Tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco sales, Tobacco smoke, Transit, Vehicle with minors, Water pipe, Youth access
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 2005

Saskatoon Bylaw 8286 – The Smoking Control Bylaw

Location: Saskatchewan, Saskatoon
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Multi-unit dwelling, Parks and beaches, Patio, Smoke-free place, Smokeless tobacco, Taxi, Tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco smoke, Transit, Vehicle with minors
Year last amended: 2019
Year of adoption: 2004

Smoke-free Places Act, SNS 2002, c 12

Location: Nova Scotia
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Multi-unit dwelling, Patio, Smoke-free place, Smokeless tobacco, Taxi, Tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco sales, Tobacco smoke, Transit, Vehicle with minors, Water pipe, Youth access
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 2003

Toronto Municipal Code Chapter 545 (Bylaw 514-2002) – Licensing

Location: Ontario, Toronto
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Licensing, Smoke-free place, Taxi, Tobacco, Tobacco sales, Tobacco smoke, Transit, Vehicle with minors, Youth access
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 2002

Tobacco Control Act, SS 2001, c T-14.1

Location: Saskatchewan
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Availability, Multi-unit dwelling, Product display, Smoke-free place, Smokeless tobacco, Taxi, Tobacco, Tobacco advertising, Tobacco products, Tobacco promotion, Tobacco sales, Tobacco smoke, Transit, Vehicle with minors, Youth access
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 2002

Tobacco Control Act, CQLR c L-6.2

Location: Québec
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Availability, E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Flavoured tobacco, Manufacturing, Menthol, Multi-unit dwelling, Packaging, Patio, Product display, Smoke-free place, Taxi, Tobacco, Tobacco advertising, Tobacco products, Tobacco promotion, Tobacco sales, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco sponsorship, Transit, Vehicle with minors, Water pipe, Youth access
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 1998

REPEALED Smoke-Free Ontario Act, SO 1994, c 10

Location: Ontario
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Availability, Flavoured tobacco, Menthol, Multi-unit dwelling, Packaging, Product display, Smoke-free place, Smokeless tobacco, Taxi, Tobacco, Tobacco advertising, Tobacco products, Tobacco promotion, Tobacco sales, Tobacco smoke, Transit, Vehicle with minors, Youth access
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 1994

Smoke-free Places Act, RSPEI 1988, c S-4.2

Location: Prince Edward Island
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Patio, Smoke-free place, Taxi, Tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco smoke, Transit, Vehicle with minors, Water pipe
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 1988

Highway Traffic Act, CCSM c H60

Location: Manitoba
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Bicycle helmet, E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Smoke-free place, Tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco smoke, Vehicle with minors
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 1985