CanadaBMJ 1998; 316 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.316.7133.723r (Published 07 March 1998) Cite this as: BMJ 1998;316:723
- David Spurgeon
In recent years Canada has seen a gradual strengthening of federal, provincial, and municipal laws that deal with smoking in public and the sale of tobacco.
Several municipalities and one province, British Columbia, are working towards a total ban on smoking in public places by 2000. And last April the federal government put the Tobacco Act into effect, which gives it authority to prohibit access …