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Proposed order to amend the schedule to the Tobacco Act (menthol) This notice offers interested parties the opportunity to provide comments on the proposed amendment to the schedule of prohibited additives found in the Tobacco Act. The amendment would pro
Canada Gazette (ca)
added May 4, 2016 05:28

[Australia, Cuba, Dominican Republic] Dispute Settlement Body, Summary of the meeting, 25 April 2014

The Dominican Republic requested for the second time the establishment of a panel to examine this dispute. The Dominican Republic was of the view that Australia’s plain packaging measures failed to have the desired health effects and were detrimental to
World Trade Organization (WTO)
added Apr 28, 2014 14:20

[California] Another Tobacco Tax Initiative Enters Circulation

Secretary of State Debra Bowen today announced the proponent of a new initiative may begin collecting petition signatures for his measure. The Attorney General prepares the legal title and summary that is required to appear on initiative petitions. When
California Secretary of State
added Mar 13, 2014 16:33

[Europe] Tobacco: larger warnings, flavours banned, e-cigarettes regulated

A draft law to make tobacco products less attractive to young people was passed by Parliament on Tuesday. All packs should carry a health warning covering 65% of their surface. Fruit, menthol flavours and small packs should be banned, and electronic ciga
Europarl (European Parliament)
added Oct 8, 2013 14:33

[New York] Health Department Launches New Smoking Cessation Campaign, Suffering Every Minute, Which Depicts the Health Consequences of Smoking

The Health Department today announced a new campaign, Suffering Every Minute, which includes two new television, Internet and print ads depicting the devastation and suffering caused by smoking-related illness
New York City Department of Health
added Sep 13, 2012 06:56

[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

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

The Facts on the FDA's New Tobacco Rule

What does this new rule do? Why did the FDA take this action? What product characteristics will the FDA review? What’s the timeline? What’s the bottom line? But aren’t e-cigarettes safer than regular cigarettes? And what about the burden on small busines
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jun 17, 2016 20:14

[Canada] Tobacco Tax Rate Increases

This publication explains the tobacco tax rate increase and future scheduled tobacco tax rate increases. It provides general information only and does not replace the Tobacco Tax Act and Regulations.
Ontario Ministry of Finance (ca)
added Mar 4, 2016 04:36

UPDATE: Tobacco Retailer Warning Letters

Warning Letters issued to tobacco retailers for violations observed during a compliance check inspection can be found below. Compliance check inspections of tobacco retailers occur periodically, and are conducted to determine a retail establishment’s com
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Mar 2, 2016 15:36
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