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[Canada] Annual Report on Compliance and Enforcement Activities (Tobacco Control) 2015-2016

The purposes of this report are to inform interested parties about Health Canada’s level of effort in monitoring compliance with the Tobacco Act and its regulations, and to identify areas where the tobacco industry has not complied with the applicable le (ca)
added Jun 22, 2017 14:02

[Canada] Province Proclaims Act for Tobacco Litigation

The Tobacco Damages and Health-care Costs Recovery Act was proclaimed today, Sept. 26. It allows the province to sue tobacco manufacturers for unlawful activities that increased smoking. "This is about holding the tobacco industry accountable for fraud,
Government of Nova Scotia (ca)
added Sep 27, 2014 13:58

INFOGRAPHIC: milestones in FDA's work on tobacco product regulation (PDF)

FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Mar 27, 2013 05:23

[Canada] Tobacco tax increase

Government of Nunavut (GN) is increasing the tax rates on the following tobacco products: cigarettes to $0.30 per cigarette, from $0.25 smoked tobacco to $0.40 per gram, from $0.20 non-smoked tobacco to $0.30 per gram, from $0.20
Government of Nunavut (ca)
added Mar 15, 2017 17:31


RECOMMENDATION 1 That the Government of Canada financially support research through existing channels, and that these funds be allocated to independent research on the health effects of electronic cigarettes and related devices, and their impact on the up
Parliamentary Internet (Canada)
added Mar 11, 2015 16:42

[Canada] An Act to Amend Chapter 12 of the Acts of 2002, the Smoke-free Places Act, and Chapter 14 of the Acts of 1993, the Tobacco Access Act (PDF)

and adding immediately preceding that clause the following clause: (a) “electronic cigarette” means a vaporizer or inhalant-type device, whether called an electronic cigarette or any other name, containing a power source and heating element designed to he
Nova Scotia Legislature (ca)
added Nov 21, 2014 12:36

Brief Summary of “Not Substantially Equivalent” Determinations (PDF)

FDA may find a new tobacco product to be NSE either because there is inadequate information submitted, or because FDA finds that the new product has different characteristics and information demonstrates that it raises different questions of public healt
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jun 26, 2013 08:49

Submission of Warning Plans for Cigars: Guidance for Industry (PDF)

Packages. Once the required warning statements take effect, it will be unlawful for any person to manufacture, package, sell, offer to sell, distribute, or import for sale or distribution within the United States any cigar unless the product package b
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Sep 1, 2016 16:50

[Canada] Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week: Illegal tobacco affects all New Brunswickers

Crime stoppers and the Department of Public Safety are asking New Brunswickers to report suspicious activities involving the use, sale, transportation, and distribution of tobacco not purchased from a licensed retailer.
Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) (ca)
added Aug 8, 2016 20:27

Proposed Consent Agreement and Request for Public Comments Subject Category: In the Matter of Reynolds American Inc. and Lorillard Inc.

Invitation To Comment: The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts or practices or unfair methods of competition. The Federal Register Notice includes an Analysis to Aid Public Comme
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
added May 27, 2015 09:41
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