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[Nebraska] Letter, 7/26: Remove tobacco amendment

U.S. Rep. Jeff Fortenberry...recently voted in favor of the current Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration and Related Agencies appropriations bill, which includes an amendment severely limiting the FDA... e-cigarettes, little cigar
Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Jul 30, 2015 04:55
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Unregulated E-Cigarettes Called Unacceptable by ASCO

American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) stated that the lack of regulation of e-cigarettes is unacceptable and oncologists need to speak out on this issue. The effects of tobacco are something oncologists must deal with daily and, without regulatory
Cancer Therapy Advisor
added Jul 29, 2015 16:45
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Booming vape shops in South Florida brace for new rules

But the booming vaping business is in for a shock. An industry that has operated essentially without rules faces a regulatory upheaval dubbed by some as the “vapocalypse.” After largely ignoring vaping for a decade, the federal Food and Drug Administrati
Miami (FL) Herald
added Jul 29, 2015 16:30
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White Cloud Electronic Cigarettes kicks off the first in a series of educational webinars open to the general public

will be focused on the FDA deeming regulations and how the proposed regulations will affect consumers and the industry as a whole. The webinar will feature several keynote speakers, including: Jeff Stier, Senior Fellow at the National Center for Public Po
PR Newswire
added Jul 29, 2015 16:05
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[Pennsylvania] Regulatory Leadership in Tackling Tobacco

Kessler’s presentation captivated the audience with his lively telling of the dramatic backstory to the FDA’s tobacco regulation. It also offered an inspiring account of the power of governmental action pursued in the public interest. Kessler showed that
RegBlog (Penn Program on Regulation)
added Jul 29, 2015 11:18
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THORNLEY: Should liquid nicotine have warning labels and child resistant packaging?

Based on the data collected by the American Association of Poison Control Centers, it seems that FDA regulations that support child-proof packaging, and more standardized labeling would be extremely helpful in preventing further exposures.
Philly blogs
added Jul 25, 2015 15:31
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Tobacco-Free Kids Statement on Child Nicotine Poisoning Prevention Act of 2015

This legislation would give the CPSC the authority to require the use of child-resistant packaging on liquid nicotine containers sold to consumers, a requirement that would take effect 180 days after enactment. The CPSC currently requires such packaging
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 24, 2015 11:30
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Awash in Big Tobacco cash, California legislators side with tobacco industry

Since 2013, tobacco companies contributed $173,100 to members of the Assembly's 21-member Governmental Organization committee, which recently gutted legislation that sought to limit the marketing and use of electronic cigarettes by defining them as tobac
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Jul 18, 2015 11:25
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[Sweden, USA] UPDATE 1-Swedish Match remains hopeful on U.S. wet snuff status

Swedish Match expects U.S. regulators to decide in the coming months whether it can market its wet snuff product in the United States with a lower health risk label. The Swedish company is looking across the Atlantic for the next big market for its snus
Reuters
added Jul 17, 2015 11:49
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[Kansas] New FDA e-cigarette regulations could threaten local businesses

manager of Grasshopper Vapes, 706 Vine, believes that while some regulation is necessary, over-regulation by the federal government could hurt the market and drive smaller shops out of business. By the end of September, the FDA is expected complete new r
Hays (KS) Post
added Jul 15, 2015 10:41
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