Legislation for smoking control in Western Australia.

@article{Musk1985LegislationFS,
  title={Legislation for smoking control in Western Australia.},
  author={Arthur William Musk and R E Shean and Stephen D. Woodward},
  journal={British medical journal},
  year={1985},
  volume={290 6481},
  pages={
          1562-5
        }
}
This historical analysis of public issues relating to smoking control in Western Australia examines relevant Western Australian state and Australian federal laws, their introduction, and their consequences. Public and political support and opinion led by the health professions resulted in two attempts to legislate against all forms of cigarette advertising in 1982 and 1983. Both attempts failed, and public support for such measures has been seen to be affected by the campaigns mounted in… CONTINUE READING

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