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[UK] Standardised packaging of tobacco products

We seek feedback on whether there might be public health benefits from the introduction of standardised tobacco packaging in addition to policies currently in place, including legislation ending the permanent display of tobacco products by retailers. We
Department of Health (uk)
added Jul 30, 2012 11:42

[Canada] Recouvrement du coût des soins de santé liés au tabac - Le gouvernement du Québec poursuit les fabricants de produits du tabac pour plus de 60 milliards de dollars

Recovery of cost of health care related to smoking - The Quebec government is pursuing the manufacturers of tobacco products to over 60 billion
Ministère de la Justice du Québec (ca)
added Jun 11, 2012 15:16

[Canada] Harper Government Implements Further Restrictions on Flavoured Cigars That Appeal to Youth

The changes follow the 2009 Cracking Down on Tobacco Marketing Aimed at Youth Act, which banned the use of certain additives, including flavours like chocolate and bubble gum, in cigarettes, little cigars and blunt wraps, thereby making them less attract
Government of Canada (ca)
added Jun 22, 2015 12:50

[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

This Week in CTP – July 29, 2016: Deeming Rule Takes Effect Soon

FDA’s deeming rule goes into effect on August 8, 2016. The rule extends the agency’s regulatory authority to tobacco products including electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) such as e-cigarettes and vape pens; all cigars; hookah (waterpipe) and pip
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jul 29, 2016 21:35

New Compliance Webinars: What You Should Know About the Rule Extending FDA’s Authority to All Tobacco Products

Some of the webinars are designed for specific audiences—tobacco retailers, vape shops, or manufacturers and importers, for example—to help them understand and comply with the new rule. The series includes two live question-and-answer sessions—the first f
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added May 26, 2016 19:17

H.R.3042 - Stop Tobacco Sales to Youth Act of 2015

To amend the Act of October 19, 1949 (15 U.S.C. 375 et seq.; commonly referred to as the “Jenkins Act”), to prevent the interstate sale and delivery of electronic cigarettes, cigars, and pipe tobacco to minors in violation of law.
added Jul 25, 2015 18:11

[Canada] Tobacco Access Act (amended)

An Act to Amend Chapter 14 of the Acts of 1993, the Tobacco Access Act / Third Reading April 28, 2015
Nova Scotia Legislature (ca)
added Apr 28, 2015 16:28

[Canada] Legislation to Keep Contraband Tobacco Off Canadian Streets Comes Into Force

The new criminal law provisions advance the Government's efforts to combat the trafficking and cross-border smuggling of contraband tobacco by creating a new Criminal Code offence with mandatory penalties of imprisonment for repeat offenders, many of who
Government of Canada (ca)
added Apr 21, 2015 15:21

FDA proposes to extend its tobacco authority to additional tobacco products, including e-cigarettes

Products that would be “deemed” to be subject to FDA regulation are those that meet the statutory definition of a tobacco product, including currently unregulated marketed products, such as electronic cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco, nicotine gels, wate
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Apr 24, 2014 09:43
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