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Product Requirements, Marketing & Labeling

FDA’s traditional “safe and effective” standard for evaluating medical products does not apply to tobacco. FDA evaluates new tobacco products based on a public health standard that considers the risks and benefits of the tobacco product on the population
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Aug 7, 2012 21:23

[Canada] The Royal Gazette / Fredericton New Brunswick: NEW BRUNSWICK REGULATION 2015-30 under the SMOKE-FREE PLACES ACT (PDF)

5 Section 4 of the Regulation is repealing subsection (3) and substituting the following: 4(3) A person who sells or offers for sale tobacco or electronic cigarettes shall display a sign provided by the Minister, as set out in Schedule C
Government of New Brunswick (ca)
added Aug 5, 2015 11:54

[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

Deeming Tobacco Products To Be Subject to the Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, as Amended by the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act; Regulations on the Sale and Distribution of Tobacco Products and Required Warning Statements for Tobacco Produ

This proposed rule would deem products meeting the statutory definition of "tobacco product" to be subject to the FD&C Act and would specify additional restrictions.... Posted: 05/15/2014ID: FDA-2014-N-0189-0535 Request for Exteion from Lorillard Tobacco
added May 16, 2014 16:27

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

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


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

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

[Asia, Oman] National Tobacco Control Committee Meets

The meeting discussed a number of topics listed on its agenda, in addition to discussing the memorandum of the Sultanate's membership to the Protocol on illicit trade of tobacco products, which is summarized in viewing the magnitude of the problem o
Oman News Agency(ONA)
added Jun 24, 2013 15:57
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