HeadlinesBMJ 1996; 312 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.312.7022.8 (Published 06 January 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;312:8
Italy tightens up on tobacco restrictions: Italy has banned smoking in many public places, including schools. Restaurants and cafes will not be affected by the ban, which carries a fine for anyone breaking the new law.
Former GMC president receives life peerage: The former president of the General Medical Council, Sir Robert Kilpatrick, has received a life peerage in the new year's honours.
New medical …