Mayor of São Paulo Enacts Smoke-Free Law for Municipal Public Parks

Under the law, the fine for anyone caught violating the rule is R$500 (US$125). Signage notices of the ban and of areas that will serve as smoking facilities are expected to be placed.

SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL - Bruno Covas, the mayor of São Paulo, on Friday, August 30th, signed into law the prohibition of smoking in the city's municipal public parks. The rule applies to Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?