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SENATE BILL TO EXEMPT PREMIUM CIGARS FROM FDA INTRODUCED AGAIN

S.294 will begin with 10 total sponsors: Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla. Sen. John Boozman, R-Ark. Sen. Robert Casey, D-Penn. Sen. Steve Daines, R-Mt. Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo. Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev. Sen. Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii Sen.
HalfWheel
added Feb 4, 2017 17:19
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Rubio Renews Support for Bipartisan Bill to Protect Florida Cigar Workers’ Jobs

“There is virtually no corner of Florida that is not being affected by the FDA’s excessive and overly burdensome regulations on local cigar makers, and we must stop federal bureaucrats from putting these small manufacturers out of business and threatenin
US Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL)
added Feb 4, 2017 17:02
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Battery Safety Concerns in Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems; Public Workshop; Establishment of a Public Docket; Request for Comments

The public workshop will be held on April 19 and 20, 2017, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Individuals who wish to attend the public workshop must register by March 17, 2017. Electronic or written comments to the docket will be accepted until May 22, 2017.
Federal Register
added Feb 3, 2017 21:12
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[South Africa] FTC Urged to Consider Allegations of British American Tobacco Corruption Before Approving Proposed Merger with Reynolds American

Tobacco-Free Kids detailed allegations made during 2014-2015 by four BAT insiders – two former BAT employees and two former insiders working on behalf of BAT in South Africa – that included bribery of government officials and corporate espionage against c
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Feb 3, 2017 19:21
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[Missouri] St. Louis City Board of Aldermen Approves Tobacco-Free Baseball – 14 of 30 MLB Stadiums Will Be Tobacco-Free in 2017 Season

"Today, St. Louis is sending a loud and clear message that baseball players and other athletes are role models for our nation’s youth, and tobacco should no longer be associated with the sports culture," said Alderwoman Dionne Flowers, the sponsor of the
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Feb 3, 2017 19:20
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AUDIO: E-cigarette ban to continue in Australia: TGA

Australia's drug regulator the Therapeutic Drugs Administration has ruled the ban on e-cigarettes will continue. Some public health experts back the decision and agree there is a risk vaping may encourage some people to take up smoking. But others say Au
AudioBoom
added Feb 3, 2017 13:27
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] LETTER: Set long-term goal of stubbing out smoking

With the unnecessary economic loss and untold human suffering brought about by smoking, it is time for Singapore to have a firm plan on how smoking can be eliminated ("Smoking cost the world $2 trillion in 2012: Study"; Feb 1).
Straits Times (sg)
added Feb 3, 2017 03:36
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A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to clarify the Food and Drug Administration's jurisdiction over certain tobacco products, and

and to protect jobs and small businesses involved in the sale, manufacturing and distribution of traditional and premium cigars / Latest Action: 02/02/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
Congress.gov
added Feb 4, 2017 16:56
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BAHR: How Onerous Federal Tobacco Policy Is Endangering Health

But President Donald Trump, Congress and the Food and Drug Administration now an opportunity to make breakthroughs in reducing the rate of smoking and vastly reducing the ills associated with nicotine addiction by reversing a number of perhaps well-inten
InsideSources
added Feb 3, 2017 03:43
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VIDEOS: Chemicals in Cigarettes: From Plant to Product to Puff

we aim to publish a list of the levels of harmful and potentially harmful chemicals in tobacco, in a way that is easy for the public to understand. As an important step toward that goal, we invite you to explore the chemicals in tobacco in three stages of
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Feb 3, 2017 01:47
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