Do you know the new rule for smoking?
The new law, Kaisei Kenko Zoshin Ho (Revised Health Promotion Act) will come into force in April 2020, in order to reduce undesirable second-hand smoke.
[The rules that are in force]: Obligation of concerns for other people when smoking and no-smoking in particular areas such as schools, medical facilities, child welfare institutions, and administrative organizations.
[New rules applied starting from April 2020]: No-smoking in indoor areas. Penalties may be applied in case of violation.
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