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Tobacco ‘Deeming’ Regs Go Into Effect Aug. 8

As of next Monday, Aug. 8, it will have been 90 days since the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced its final “deeming” regulations for cigars, pipe and hookah tobacco and electronic cigarettes. Aug. 8 also marks the date when the regulation
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Aug 1, 2016 20:36
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3 Lawsuits Filed Against FDA ‘Deeming’ Regulations

three lawsuits have been filed seeking to either enjoin and overturn the entire set of deeming regulations or prevent the application of a specific provision to particular tobacco products. On May 10, 2016, Nicopure Labs LLC filed a lawsuit in the United
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jun 1, 2016 21:44
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The Wild West of e-cigarettes just ended with a new, sweeping federal rule

Stakeholders in the vaping and cigar industries, who previously sold their products without regulatory oversight, see it differently. ...For now, we don't know. The new regulations from the FDA may force answers sooner than later.
Vox Media
added May 6, 2016 12:03
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[Maryland] LETTER: Electronic cigarettes merit FDA oversight

considering grandfathering in e-cigarettes...American Lung Association in Maryland respectfully asks Mr. Ruppersberger to oppose this provision and instead act to protect our kids. Congress should not give a free pass to the tobacco industry and open the
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Jul 4, 2015 16:51
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Cigars Expose Smokers to Harmful, Cancer-causing Agents

“Cigar smokers have higher levels of exposure to harmful constituents, including cotinine, NNAL, and toxic metals, than non-tobacco users,” Chen said. “Once differences are accounted for in frequency of use, the levels of NNAL, a strong carcinogen, are c
American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)
added Nov 7, 2014 11:34
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Legacy Urges the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to Place Restrictions on All Tobacco Products

The FDA Must Regulate Emerging Products With Particular Appeal to Youth Such as Little Cigars, Hookah and E-cigarettes
American Legacy Foundation
added Aug 12, 2014 15:01
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TIMELINE of emails between OMB and White House

6/21/12 12:06 PM Drew Perraut-OMB policy analyst Christopher Colburn-FDA, Daniel Gittelson-FDA Could we touch base regarding upcoming CTP actions related to menthol
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Nov 12, 2013 15:30
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[Massachusetts] Editorial: Rational policy for e-cigarettes

communities might want to hold off on banning public use of these devices. Until we know they pose a threat to anyone but the user, how are they different from banning nicotine gum? Adults are free to make their own decisions unless there’s a good reason
Wicked Local (MA)
added Oct 26, 2013 20:09
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[Massachusetts] Mass gov't. officials attempt to regulate e-cigarette sales

As a bill to prohibit minors from purchasing electronic cigarettes works its way through the state legislature, Mass. Attorney Gen. Martha Coakley, along with 39 other attorneys general, signed a letter to the Food and Drug Administration asking that e-c
The Daily Free Press (Boston University)
added Oct 2, 2013 03:32
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FDA and NIH create first-of-kind Tobacco Centers of Regulatory Science

Despite decades of work to reduce tobacco use in the United States, it continues to be the leading cause of preventable death and disease. A new, first-of-its-kind regulatory science tobacco program, TCORS is designed to generate research to inform the r
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
added Sep 23, 2013 10:42
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