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[Australia] NHMRC CEO Statement: Electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) (PDF)

There is currently insufficient evidence to conclude whether e-cigarettes can benefit smokers in quitting, or about the extent of their potential harms. It is recommended that health authorities act to minimise harm until evidence of safety, quality and
National Health and Medical Research Council (au)
added Jul 10, 2015 13:33
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[UK] New rules about tobacco, e-cigarettes and smoking: 1 October 2015

it will be an offence: for a person of any age to smoke in a private vehicle that is carrying someone who is under 18... The rules don’t apply to e-cigarettes.
GOV.UK
added Jul 10, 2015 10:05
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[UK] New rules about tobacco, e-cigarettes and smoking: 1 October 2015

This document explains changes to the laws on tobacco, e-cigarettes and smoking that come into force on 1 October 2015. In particular, it explains the rules about smoking in private vehicles, including when the rules do and don’t apply.
GOV.UK
added Jul 10, 2015 10:04
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[UK] NICE issues standard on reducing the harm from smoking

A quality standard to help reduce tobacco-related harm for people who don’t feel able to stop smoking in one step is published today by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence. Tobacco smoking remains the single greatest cause of preventab
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence.(NICE) (uk)
added Jul 6, 2015 09:13
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[UK] Smoking: harm reduction / NICE quality standard [QS92]

This quality standard covers ways of reducing harm from smoking. In particular, this includes people who are highly dependent on nicotine and who may not be able (or want) to stop smoking in one step, who may want to stop smoking without giving up nicot
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence.(NICE) (uk)
added Jul 6, 2015 09:12
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[Europe, UK] Tobacco Products Directive

The purpose of this consultation is to seek the views of interested people, businesses and organisations, with a focus on gaining additional information relevant to the transposition of the revised TPD2. While the Government has yet to make any final de
GOV.UK
added Jul 6, 2015 09:11
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[UK] Open consultation: Draft regulations on the sale and manufacture of tobacco products

The revised EU Tobacco Products Directive (2014/40/EU) will replace existing legislation on regulating the sale and manufacture of tobacco products and for the first time regulate e-cigarettes and herbal products. It will apply from 20 May 2016.
GOV.UK
added Jul 3, 2015 15:19
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[Asia-pacific] FIJI COMMENDED FOR TOBACCO CONTROL EFFORTS

The Ministry of Health and Medical Services (MOHMS) was today awarded the ‘World No Tobacco Day’ Award for raising awareness and advocacy in the control of illicit trade of tobacco products.
Fijian Government (fj)
added Jul 3, 2015 12:05
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Nicotine Exposure Warnings and Child-Resistant Packaging for Liquid Nicotine, Nicotine- Containing E-Liquid(s), and Other Tobacco Products; Request for Comments (PDF)

seeking comments, data, research results, or other information that may inform regulatory actions FDA might take with respect to nicotine exposure warnings and child-resistant packaging for liquid nicotine and nicotine-containing e-liquid(s) that are made
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jun 30, 2015 18:45
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[Canada] Reminder: Changes to smoking legislation take effect tomorrow

Legislation banning the sale of e-cigarettes and their liquids to persons under 19 years of age, and smoking and vaping in certain public places are some of the changes that come into effect Wednesday, July 1, Canada Day.
Government of New Brunswick (ca)
added Jun 30, 2015 18:08
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