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[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
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WARNING LETTER: Swisher International, Inc.

FDA has determined that your Swisher Sweets Grape products labeled as “little cigars” meet the FD&C Act’s definition of “cigarettes.”...also determined that your Swisher Sweets Grape cigarette products are adulterated under section 902(5) of the FD&C Act
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Dec 10, 2016 00:50
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Warning Letters Sent to Four Tobacco Product Manufacturers

FDA determined that the products are adulterated because they contain a natural or artificial characterizing flavor, or misbranded if they only purport to do so. Read the Warning Letters
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Dec 10, 2016 00:46
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Submission of Warning Plans for Cigars

Your plan should list each specific element of the warning plan requirement. Then, for each cigar brand, your plan should provide a sufficiently detailed description of how the required warning statements will be rotated quarterly in advertisements and ho
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Sep 1, 2016 16:46
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COLE: INTRODUCING THE FDA DEEMING AUTHORITY CLARIFICATION ACT OF 2015

the February 15, 2007 predicate/grandfather date will make it costly and create significant barriers for the industry and the FDA to bring innovative new products that may significantly reduce the harms associated with tobacco to market, and could for
Congressional Record / Government Printing Office (GPO) Access
added May 9, 2015 18:39
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Australia’s WTO plain cigarette packaging case: an update

The case is important because: it will determine the compatibility of the TPPA with Australia’s various international commitments and the interaction of these trade agreements with non-trade agreements such as the FCTC, and this dispute has the potential
Parliament of Australia (au)
added Jul 11, 2014 18:46
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Full Committee Hearing - Progress and Challenges: The State of Tobacco Use and Regulation in the U.S.

Date: Thursday, May 15 2014, 2:30 PM / Tim McAfee, MD, MPH , Director, Office on Smoking and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA Mitch Zeller, JD , Director, Center for Tobacco Products, US Food and Drug Administration, Silver
U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions
added May 15, 2014 12:40
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ORDINANCE NO. 2013-____ AN EMERGENCY ORDINANCE OF THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF WAKULLA COUNTY, FLORIDA, REPEALING ORDINANCE NO. 2012-35 CONCERNING THE SALE AND/OR DISTRIBUTION OF FLAVORED TOBACCO PRODUCTS; PROVIDING FOR FINDINGS; PROVIDING FOR SE

This action will cause enormous upheaval for the businesses currently selling these flavored tobacco products and for law enforcement charged with enforcing the sale restriction. Accordingly, in accordance
WTXL ABC 27 (Midway, FL)
added Jan 23, 2013 06:30
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Waxman Letter to DHHS on the substitution of cigarettes and RYO tobacco for cigars and pipe tobacco to avoid FDA regulation (PDF)

The internal company documents show that tobacco manufacturers are manipulating existing products and introducing new products to avoid Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulation and higher federal tax rates.
House Committee on Energy and Commerce
added Sep 8, 2012 19:56
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Ranking Member Waxman Releases New Tobacco Documents And Calls on FDA to Protect Youth by Closing Tobacco Loopholes

Today, Energy and Commerce Committee Ranking Member Henry A. Waxman sent a letter to FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg describing new tobacco industry documents that show tobacco companies are manipulating their products to exploit regulatory and tax loop
House Committee on Energy and Commerce
added Sep 7, 2012 15:02
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