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H.R.1517 -- SMOKE Act (Introduced in House - IH)

To provide greater clarity in the regulation of electronic nicotine delivery systems, including electronic cigarettes, cigars, cigarillos, pipes, and hookahs, and for other purposes.
Library of Congress - Thomas
added May 9, 2015 18:30
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[Europe] Press release - Daily News 04 / 05 / 2015: Commission proposes EU joins international agreement fighting tobacco smuggling

The proposal is that the Council concludes the Protocol to Eliminate Illicit Trade in Tobacco Products under the World Health Organisation’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC Protocol) on behalf of the European Union. Today's decision should b
Europa - European Commission
added May 7, 2015 12:25
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Monroe County, Kentucky, Tobacco Farmer Guilty Of Crop Insurance Fraud / Fraud totaled $711,958

According to the plea agreement, Tracy E. Dillard, 45 of Fountain Run, Kentucky aided and abetted by others, admitted in court today of knowingly making false statements and reports on insurance claims submitted to Producers Agriculture Insurance Compan
US Department of Justice (USDOJ)
added May 6, 2015 13:11
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[Hawaii] GOVERNOR IGE SIGNS CLEAN AIR BILL, BANNING USE OF E-CIGARETTES WHERE SMOKING IS PROHIBITED

The use of e-cigarettes in existing smoke-free locations has had the potential to expose non-smokers and vulnerable populations, such as children and pregnant women, to aerosolized nicotine and other toxic substances, which could be dangerous to one’s he
Office of the Governor Hawaii
added May 4, 2015 12:13
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[Maryland] June: A Public Workshop – Electronic Cigarettes and the Public Health

The purpose of this workshop is to gather scientific information and stimulate discussion among scientists about electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes). This is the final of three workshops intended to obtain information on e-cigarettes and the public heal
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added May 1, 2015 12:48
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[UK-Scotland] Smoking Prohibition (Children in Motor Vehicles) (Scotland) Bill Call for Written Evidence

On 29 April 2015, the Health and Sport Committee launched a call for written views to inform its consideration of the Smoking Prohibition (Children in Motor Vehicles) (Scotland) Bill. This Member’s Bill was introduced by Jim Hume on 15 December 2014 and
Scottish Parliament (uk)
added May 1, 2015 07:02
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[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
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[Louisiana] Smoke-Free Ordinance

This ordinance protects the public’s health by reducing exposure to secondhand smoke and encouraging smokers to quit. Tobacco use is the leading preventable cause of death in the United States. It causes cancer, heart disease, stroke, lung diseases (such
City of New Orleans
added Apr 27, 2015 14:06
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Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Registration and Product Listing for Owners and Operators of Domestic Tobacco Product Establishments and Listing of Ingredients in Tobacco Products

(FDA) is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the Agency....This notice solicits comments on the proposed extension of an existing collection of information pertaining to registration and produ
Federal Register
added Apr 22, 2015 19:10
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Backgrounder Article from Justice Canada: Tackling Contraband Tobacco Act

The provisions come into force as of April 10, 2015 by order of the Governor in Council. In addition, the Government recently proposed regulatory amendments to the Tobacco Act to further restrict flavours used to market cigars that appeal to youth, and
Government of Canada (ca)
added Apr 21, 2015 15:23
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