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[Bermuda, Caribbean] Health Ministry Statement: Tobacco Control Act

The Tobacco Control Act 2015 is intended to make smoking less available and attractive to children the Ministry said, with the Minister of Health, Seniors and Health, Jeanne Atherden saying that “Bermuda is years behind other jurisdictions” when it comes
Bernews
added Aug 19, 2015 18:34
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[UK] E-cigarettes: a new foundation for evidence-based policy and practice (PDF)

a successful approach will be one that retains vigilance and manages these risks, while enabling a flourishing and innovative market with a range of safe and effective products that smokers want to use to help them quit.
GOV.UK
added Aug 19, 2015 10:39
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[UK] E-cigarettes: an evidence update (PDF)

In a nutshell, best estimates show e-cigarettes are 95% less harmful to your health than normal cigarettes, and when supported by a smoking cessation service, help most smokers to quit tobacco altogether.
GOV.UK
added Aug 19, 2015 10:36
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[New York] Governor Cuomo Signs Bill to Protect Youth from Harmful Effects of Cigarettes By Prohibiting Smoking Near After-School Programs

The bill prohibits individuals from smoking near schools while after-school programs are in operation. “This commonsense measure will help protect children from the dangerous effects of second-hand smoke and complements ongoing efforts that have resulted
Office of the Governor (NY)
added Aug 14, 2015 16:37
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Tobacco Product Marketing Orders

Premarket Tobacco Applications / Substantial Equivalence / Exemption from Substantial Equivalence
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Aug 13, 2015 10:43
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[France] Paris distributes 15,000 pocket ashtrays to tackle cigarette butt pollution - City of Paris

This summer, 15,000 pocket ashtrays will be distributed to both Parisians and visitors as part of ambitious measures to tackle pollution in the French capital. From October 1st, the fine for those who discard their cigarette butts on the streets will also
NEWS Press SA (fr)
added Aug 13, 2015 09:07
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[UK] HEYWOOD: How the Nudge unit threw light on lighting up

BIT – popularly known as the Nudge unit – have applied findings from behavioural science to a wide range of policy areas... I welcome the recently announced independent review into the production of UK economic statistics, led by Professor Sir Charles Be
GOV.UK
added Aug 12, 2015 10:06
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GHANA TO INCREASE PRICES OF TOBACCO PRODUCTS

As part of efforts to reduce the consumption of tobacco products and its related health hazards, Parliament has approved an increase in the price of tobacco products in the country. The increase follows the passage of the Excise Duty (Amendment) Bill,
Ghana Ministry of Information (gh)
added Aug 7, 2015 20:28
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[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 amended...by 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
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[Asia-pacific] Joint Statement by TPP Ministers

Ministers and negotiators leave Hawaii committed to build on the momentum of this meeting by staying in close contact as negotiators continue their intensive engagement to find common ground. Negotiators will also continue to work to formalize the achieve
Office of the United States Trade Representative
added Aug 1, 2015 09:30
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