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Public Inspection: Notice: Modified Risk Tobacco Product Applications: IQOS System with Marlboro Heatsticks, IQOS System with Marlboro Smooth Menthol Heatsticks, and IQOS System with Marlboro Fresh Menthol Heatsticks

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Federal Register
added Jun 14, 2017 14:16
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America’s new tobacco crisis: The rich stopped smoking, the poor didn’t

As inequality in America continues expanding by many measures, smoking is a growing aspect of that divide that is a matter of life and death, with wealthier and more-educated Americans now largely spared the cost and deadly effects of the vice. Advocac
Washington Post
added Jun 14, 2017 13:51
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[Ukraine] Cabinet proposes cancellation of minimum retail prices for cigarettes

The minimum wholesale and retail prices for tobacco products could be abolished. The Cabinet of Ministers registered corresponding bill No. 6568 in the Verkhovna Rada on June 8. According to an explanatory note to the document, the purpose of the bill
Interfax Ukraine (ua)
added Jun 14, 2017 20:35
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Child Labor Coalition applauds the introduction of two congressional bills to reduce dangerous child labor in U.S. agriculture

“In the last Congress, more than 60 organizations endorsed this legislation, which is critical to protect child farmworkers from nicotine poisoning and unnecessary pesticide exposure,” said Norma Flores López, the CLC’s Domestic Issues Committee chair. “
National Consumers League
added Jun 14, 2017 20:13
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Democrats’ Suit Claims Constitution Means One Thing for Obama, but Another for Trump

—Thomas Jefferson (1801-1809) “maintained his farm and nail factory at Monticello and exported his tobacco crop to Great Britain.” —James Madison (1809-1817) “had a tobacco plantation in Montpelier.” —James Monroe (1817-1825) “grew timber, tobacco, and
Daily Signal (Heritage Foundation)
added Jun 13, 2017 20:43
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STATEMENTS ON INTRODUCED BILLS AND JOINT RESOLUTIONS

By Mr. DURBIN (for himself, Mr. Brown, Mrs. Gillibrand, Mr. Reed, Mr. Blumenthal, Mr. Markey, and Mr. Franken):
Congress.gov
added Jun 14, 2017 20:12
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[Illinois] AUDIO: Durbin and Cicilline: Tobacco farms are no place for kids

On World Day Against Child Labor, U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) and U.S. Representative David Cicilline (D-RI) reintroduced legislation to protect child laborers from the dangers of exposure to tobacco plants, which can include acute nicotine poisoning
RiverBender.com
added Jun 14, 2017 19:13
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Cicilline, Durbin Reintroduce Bill to Ban Child Labor on Tobacco Farms

The Children Don’t Belong on Tobacco Farms Act amends the Fair Labor Standards Act to prohibit children under the age of 18 from coming into direct contact with tobacco plants or dried tobacco leaves....“In 2017, there is no reason for children to be work
US Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI)
added Jun 14, 2017 19:10
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[Missouri] Working With Roll-Your-Own Tobacco

“Due to the low cigarette state tax in Missouri roll your own is not big in any convenience stores in our area. Most of our competitors do not carry the product.” It was only a few years ago that the RYO segment was generating a sizable buzz. “There was a
Convenience Store Decisions
added Jun 12, 2017 21:45
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New Zealand government received $1.7 billion in duty on tobacco sales in 2016

The government received a total of $1.7 billion in duty on tobacco sales in 2016 from the big three producers, British American Tobacco, Imperial Tobacco and Philip Morris, which all lifted sales in New Zealand last year.
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jun 12, 2017 21:45
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