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Nine-Step Rulemaking Process and FDA Tobacco Deeming Regs

Step Four is a review of the proposed FDA tobacco rule and regulations by the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB). Generally, under Step Four, the OMB only reviews those proposed rules or regulations that are determined to be significant.
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Dec 26, 2013 11:01
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[Iraq] Baghdad Fights Troubling Tobacco Trend Among Youth

Nearly seven percent of adolescent Iraqis have smoked shisha, and more than three percent have smoked tobacco, raising concerns among health officials about future diseases that could arise as a result. This was one of the findings of the Global Youth T
The Media Line
added Aug 5, 2012 15:19
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[Uae] Tobacco products with graphic photos hit shelves

Five graphic images, three for cigarette and two for shisha products, will be used
Gulf News (ae)
added Aug 9, 2012 17:48
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What Are You Smoking? Bacteria Found at Local Hookah Bars

“Research has indicated that hookah smoking raises the risk of transmissible diseases such as tuberculosis, mononucleosis and oral herpes from sharing the mouthpiece and pipe, yet there is a dearth of research specific to bacterial contamination of hooka
The Minaret (University of Tampa)
added Feb 25, 2016 20:57
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[Canada] Amendments to Tobacco Legislation Introduced

Government introduced amendments today, Oct. 24, to regulate e-cigarettes, waterpipes and flavoured tobacco under the province's tobacco legislation... The definition of tobacco will be changed in the Tobacco Access Act to treat e-cigarettes like tobacco
Government of Nova Scotia (ca)
added Oct 24, 2014 11:30
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Waterpipe Tobacco Smoking and Susceptibility to Cigarette Smoking Among Young Adults in the United States, 2012–2013 [FREE FULL TEXT]

Current waterpipe smoking is associated with susceptibility to cigarette smoking among young adults in the United States. Longitudinal studies are needed to demonstrate causality between waterpipe smoking and initiation of cigarette smoking.
Preventing Chronic Disease (National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC)
added Feb 19, 2016 21:25
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[Florida] Pipes, bongs and hookahs could be in trouble

Rep. Darryl Rouson is sponsoring HB 49 that removes an exception in current law that allows tobacco shops to sell smoking pipes. His bill would ban the sale of all pipes in Florida.
Orlando (FL) Sentinel
added Apr 10, 2013 14:57
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[Canada] Toronto hookah lounges face ruin as court dismisses appeal of city ban

The lounge owners, whose businesses continued hosting herbal shisha-smoking during the two-year-long legal challenge, have maintained the ban would devastate their businesses and force many to close. The lounges sell food, but not alcohol, and are said
Inside Toronto (ca)
added Jun 15, 2017 23:57
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Hookahs: Gateway to Cigarettes?

Young adult waterpipe tobacco ("hookah") smokers were more than twice as likely to try cigarettes than nonsmokers, a small cohort from the CDC's 2012-2013 National Adult Tobacco Survey found. About 40% of regular or sometime hookah users with little to n
MedPage Today
added Feb 19, 2016 21:23
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UAE 'spies' to report smoking in non-designated areas

UAE smokers will now have something else to fear: teams of undercover 'secret agents' on the prowl for people smoking in non-designated areas. As approved under the law, those found flouting the rules will be fined Dh500. A senior health official said o
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Feb 16, 2016 13:41
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