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Guidance for Industry / Demonstrating the Substantial Equivalence of a New Tobacco Product: Responses to Frequently Asked Questions (PDF)

(see footnote 1)....FDA is announcing an interim enforcement policy. This policy will be in effect as we consider new comments to the guidance. It will continue until 30 days after FDA either issues a revised SE FAQ guidance or announces its intention n
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added May 30, 2015 11:26
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Wendell Ford, Longtime Kentucky Senator, Dies at 90

Harry Reid, D-Nev., called Ford “a fine man.” “As a new senator I met with him,” Reid said. “He said ‘I am from Kentucky, I drink Kentucky bourbon, and I smoke Kentucky cigarettes all the time’ … “No one is against efforts to stop teen smoking, but turni
Roll Call
added Jan 22, 2015 23:39
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Poisoning Calls About E-Cigarettes and Liquid Nicotine More Than Doubled in 2014 – FDA Must Act to Protect Kids

It is unacceptable that products that can be addictive and toxic are being sold without any federal regulations to stop them from being marketed and sold to kids and without requirements for safety warnings and childproof packaging. The FDA first announc
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jan 13, 2015 14:17
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SIEGEL: U.S. House Members Urge FDA to Change Grandfather Date in Proposed Deeming Regulations

I would go further and recommend that the FDA not require new product applications for any products. Doing so stifles innovation and makes it difficult if not impossible for newer products that may be safer and more effective to enter the market. These
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Dec 3, 2014 04:04
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KERSHAW: Don't let Big Tobacco crush e-cigarettes

* Kershaw: FDA should let e-cigarette industry innovate to save tobacco smokers' lives Editor's note: Oliver Kershaw is the founder and CEO of E-cigarette Forum. He is also a co-founder of Vaping.com and the E-Cigarette Summit, which aims to promote ope
CNN
added Nov 22, 2014 13:27
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Senators' Letter to FDA on E-cigs (PDF)

We support requiring a label on nicotine’s addictive properties, but we ask the FDA pursue requirements for more extensive warnings that address health risks that e-cigarettes pose.
US Senator Barbara Boxer
added Oct 10, 2014 02:39
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New CDC Study Finds More Non-Smoking Kids Are Using E-Cigarettes, Shows Need for FDA to Quickly Finalize and Strengthen Regulations

It’s not surprising that youth use of e-cigarettes has gone up at the same time that e-cigarettes are being promoted using many of the same tactics long used to market regular cigarettes to kids. These include celebrity endorsements, slick TV and magazin
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 25, 2014 18:21
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[Illinois] EDITORIAL: What is the FDA smoking?

given the known costs -- lung cancer, other cancers, heart disease, stroke, emphysema, COPD, reduced fertility, higher infant mortality -- we suggest a different name for this whole exercise. Let's call it the misery avoided index.
Chicago Tribune
added Aug 17, 2014 07:14
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Pam Bondi defends Florida cigar-maker against potential federal regulations targeting e-cigarettes

Attorney General Pam Bondi said the federal government is going “overboard” with proposed regulations to link electronic cigarettes, cigars and other tobacco products to the same rules as the cigarette industry. Bondi wrote in a letter that she wants the
Florida Times-Union
added Aug 14, 2014 06:15
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The War on Smoking (Except Maybe Pot)

CARUBA: And the government is not done yet interfering with the right of people to smoke. Steve Stanek, a research fellow at The Heartland Institute and managing editor of its monthly Budget & Tax News, recently reported that “E-cigarettes have no tobacco
Canada Free Press (ca)
added Aug 1, 2014 15:22
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