The United States federal government under various jurisdictions both civilian
and military owns
about 86% of the state's land. Total population in Nevada is estimated
2.6 million and the 85% of
residents in the state live in the metropolitan areas of Las Vegas and
Reno. The state is well
known for its easy marriage and divorce proceedings, entertainment and
legalized gambling. Resort
areas of Las Vegas, Reno, Lake Tahoe and Laughlin attract visitors from
around the nation and world.
Sunrise over Reno, Nevada
(L) Lake Tahoe in winter (M) South shore of Lake Tahoe in the Sierra Nevada
(R) Mt. Charleston, the highest mountain in southern Nevada, 56 kms northwest
of Las Vegas
Nevada Clean Indoor Air Act
Nevada Clean Indoor Air Act prohibited smoking tobacco in any form in the
places,which locate in
the buildings, where a person is employed. This law is already, in effect,
since December 2006.
The smoking ban applies to the following areas:
(1) the school buildings and on school grounds; child care facilities with
five or more children.
(2) all areas of grocery stores, convenience stores and drug stores
(3) all indoor areas within restaurants, including those in casinos or
(4) the bars, taverns and saloons that serve food; shopping malls and retail
establishments; video arcades;
government buildings and public places,and movie theaters
The Act states that smoking is permitted in: areas within casinos where
loitering by minors is already
prohibited by state law, stand-alone bars, taverns and saloons that do
not serve food, strip clubs and
brothels; retail tobacco stores and private residences.
Source: University of Texas Libraries
Total Smoking Ban in USA
Smoking Ban in New Jersey
Smoke-free Illinois Act
Smoking Ban in California 1998
Beverly Hills banned in all outdoor dining areas
Smoking Ban in a condominium of California
Smoking Ban in the State of Washington
Smoking Ban in Oregon
Montana passed statewide smoking Ban
Colorado Clean Indoor Air Act
Smoking Ban in Arizona
Smoking Ban in the State of Maine
Smoking Ban in Vermont
Smoking Ban in the Ｍassachusetts state.
Smoking Ban in New York
Smoking Ban in Maryland
Smoking Ban in Washington, D.C.
Smoking Ban in Minnesota
Smoking Ban in Delaware
Smoking Ban in Ohio
Smoking Ban in Iowa
Smoking Ban in Utah
Smoking Ban in Rhode Island
Smoking Ban in Nevada
Smoking Ban in Virginia
Smoking Ban in Michigan
Smoking Ban in Wisconsin
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The article was written in September 2008, by Junhaku Miyamoto, M.D., PhD.