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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

[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

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

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

[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

[Canada] Amendments to Tobacco Legislation

As part of ongoing efforts to reduce tobacco use in Nova Scotia, changes are being made to the province’s tobacco control legislation to address flavoured tobacco, e-cigarettes and waterpipes. Spring 2015 Legislation
Government of Nova Scotia (ca)
added Apr 21, 2015 14:24

[Canada] Flavoured Products Consultation Report March 2015 (PDF)

Department of Health and Wellness staff met with Nova Scotia based associations representing tobacco vendors and convenience store owners, e-cigarette store owners, and non-government health organizations All meetings were hosted at Department of He
Government of Nova Scotia (ca)
added Apr 21, 2015 14:23

[Canada] First Nations Cigarette Allocation System (PDF)

This publication outlines Ontario's First Nations Cigarette Allocation System outlined in Ontario Regulation 649/93 (O. Reg. 649/93) made under the Tobacco Tax Act. It provides general information only and does not replace the Tobacco Tax Act and Regul
Ontario Ministry of Finance (ca)
added Apr 21, 2015 10:11

[Canada] BILL NO. 90 (as introduced)

Clause 1 adds a definition of "flavoured tobacco" to the Tobacco Access Act. Clause 2 bans the sale of flavoured tobacco. Clause 3 adds a provision to assist in the enforcement of the ban on the sale of flavoured tobacco.
Nova Scotia Legislature (ca)
added Apr 19, 2015 22:47

[Canada] Legislation Introduced to Ban Flavoured Tobacco

Health and Wellness Minister Leo Glavine. "We are banning the sale of flavoured tobacco to discourage a culture of tobacco use among Nova Scotians and protect their health." The ban will include flavoured papers for rolling tobacco, and flavoured tobacco
Government of Nova Scotia (ca)
added Apr 17, 2015 12:56
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