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WEST VIRGINIA JOINS STATES DISCUSSING TOBACCO PURCHASING AGE INCREASE

A trio of state senators in West Virginia have entered their state into the race to see which will be the third to raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21-years-old.
HalfWheel
added Feb 19, 2017 15:32
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Reintroduced Bill Could Save Vaping

Congressmen Tom Cole (Oklahoma) and Sanford Bishop (Georgia) introduced legislation on Feb. 16 to amend the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) deeming regulations. The proposal would change the predicate date for new tobacco products—the 2007 thre
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Feb 18, 2017 01:04
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Philip Morris's 'smoke-free' cigarette seems unlikely to ignite in Australia

which professes it wants a smoke-free future, is facing major regulatory obstacles to its plan to introduce to Australia a new cigarette that eliminates smoke by heating tobacco rather than burning it. The product, which Philip Morris International says
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Feb 17, 2017 23:46
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Cole and Bishop Introduce The FDA Deeming Authority Clarification Act of 2017

Cole (OK-04), along with Congressman Sanford Bishop (GA-02) introduced legislation today to ensure sensible regulations for newly “deemed” tobacco products by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Named the “FDA Deeming Authority Clarification Act of 20
US Representative Tom Cole (R-OK)
added Feb 17, 2017 23:43
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Turning Point Brands Enters into New $250 Million Credit Facility

a leading provider of Other Tobacco Products (“OTP”) through brands such as Zig-Zag®, Stoker’s®, VaporBeast™ and Primal®, today announced that it has entered into a new $250 million credit facility, replacing its existing credit facility. “This new faci
Business Wire
added Feb 17, 2017 23:18
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[UK] Legal changes to the advertising of electronic cigarettes

Later this year there will be changes in UK law in relation to electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) and, specifically, how they may be advertised. Our Copy Advice team has recently experienced an uplift in enquiries about the effect of this legislation. W
Committee of Advertising Practice (uk)
added Feb 17, 2017 23:03
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Tobacco Companies Taking Over the E-cigarette Industry

What was once a market populated by small independent manufacturers has given way to Big Tobacco....And this move has anti-smoking organizations concerned. “This is part of an ongoing strategy in the Big Tobacco playbook,” Erika Sward, assistant vice p
Healthline Networks
added Feb 17, 2017 23:02
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[Canada] Comox, Courtenay say no to expanded smoking bans

Island medical health officers want Island municipalities to step up their bylaw game to limit smoking in public places. A letter addressed to Comox council from Island health officer Dr. Charmaine Enns invites the municipality to "partner with Island H
Comox Valley (BC) Echo (ca)
added Feb 17, 2017 22:37
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EXTRAS ON EXCISE: SMOKE ‘EM IF YOU GOT ‘EM; CALIFORNIA’S TOBACCO TAXES SET TO SKYROCKET IN 2017

expanded definition of “tobacco products,” which will also become effective on April 1. The new definition specifically lists electronic cigarettes as tobacco products, meaning e-cigarettes will be subject to tobacco excise taxes for the first time under
Bloomberg BNA (Bureau of National Affairs)
added Feb 16, 2017 01:05
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The Final Deeming Rule: Six Months Later

Mitch Zeller, director of the FDA's Center for Tobacco Products (CTP), outlined several key issues with the deeming rule for attendees of the Convenience Distribution Association's (CDA) 2017 Convenience Distribution Marketplace event, taking place this
Convenience Store News
added Feb 16, 2017 00:57
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