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Sen. Durbin’s Bill to Close Tobacco Tax Loopholes Will Improve Health and Increase Federal Revenues

The Tobacco Tax Equity Act proposes to tax all tobacco products – including pipe tobacco, cigars, smokeless tobacco and tobacco products not currently taxed under the federal tax code – at similar rates as cigarettes. We applaud Sen. Durbin for taking ac
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 27, 2017 06:41
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[UK] Smoking cessation interventions and services

In development [GID-PHG94] Expected publication date: 21 March 2018 Register as a stakeholder
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence.(NICE) (uk)
added Sep 21, 2017 13:44
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[UK, USA] REED: Vaping debate: Are health officials deceiving us for our own good?

ow can the medical establishments of the two most prominent English-language nations be so at odds on the basic question of whether vaping is safe? For that matter, given the sharply varying conclusions reached by different researchers, how do the health
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Sep 27, 2017 07:19
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GPs should alert smokers about the lack of evidence on the long-term effects of e-cigarettes, warns health watchdog

The move from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) comes despite backing for e-cigarettes from Public Health England (PHE), which says they are a useful aid for quitting. In new draft guidance, health watchdog NICE does not list
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 20, 2017 23:52
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[Africa] Zimbabwe: $20m Kitty for Tobacco Growers

Government has come up with a $20 million loan facility to benefit small scale tobacco growers and ensure auction floors remain functional. This follows realisation that the bulk of flue-cured tobacco was being grown under the contract system. Few farme
All-Africa.com
added Sep 20, 2017 18:14
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Francisco confirmed as solicitor general

By a vote of 50-47 that broke down almost completely on party lines, the Senate today confirmed Noel Francisco to serve as the solicitor general, the government’s top lawyer in the Supreme Court. ...
SCOTUSBlog
added Sep 27, 2017 22:11
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Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for Office of Management and Budget Review; Comment Request; Experimental Study on Warning Statements for Cigarette Graphic Health Warnings

The purpose of the proposed study is to assess whether potential textual warnings statements, which have been revised from those enumerated in section 4 of FCLAA, promote greater public understanding of the negative health consequences of cigarette smokin
Federal Register
added Sep 19, 2017 14:52
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Flavor Developer and Manufacturer Site Tours Program

This document is unpublished. It is scheduled to be published on 09/19/2017. Once it is published it will be available on this page in an official form. Until then, you can download the unpublished PDF version.
Federal Register
added Sep 18, 2017 23:04
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FDA Tobacco Compliance Webinars

Compliance Webinars for Tobacco Manufacturers and Retailers on the Final Rule Extending FDA Authority to All Tobacco Products The FDA has finalized a rule—commonly referred to as the "deeming rule"—extending its authority to all tobacco products, includi
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Sep 18, 2017 22:40
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[Asia, India] Costs of tobacco outweigh Centre’s total spend in health sector! Does it have a plan to deal with this?

Powerful tobacco lobbies have ensured, over the past few months, the government has taken action against two bodies—FCRA clearances were revoked for the Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) and a Michael Bloomberg charity—that have worked on effectiv
Financial Express (in)
added Sep 18, 2017 15:12
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