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Governor Cuomo Announces New York's Smoking Rates Reduced to Lowest Levels in Recorded State History

as a result of the state’s wide-ranging tobacco cessation efforts. Data shows that in the last four years, the smoking rate among high school students has dropped 42 percent and now remains at 7.3 percent, while the adult smoking rate has dropped to 14.5
Office of the Governor (NY)
added Jun 9, 2015 08:54


The Minneapolis Code of Ordinances Title 13 Tobacco, Chapter 281 is being amended to restrict youth access to flavored and cheap tobacco products. The purposes of these changes are to prevent youth tobacco use, lifelong addiction to nicotine and the ne
added Jun 9, 2015 03:11


We will continue to place emphasis on wellness, including amendments to be brought forward in this Legislative session to limit access to e-cigarettes and flavoured tobacco products.
Government of Prince Edward Island (ca)
added Jun 3, 2015 17:23

[Massachusetts] Beacon Hill Roll Call: May 25 to 29 - Gate House

RAISE TAX ON FLAVORED CIGARS (S 3 -- Amendment #836) - Senate 26-13, approved an amendment raising the tax on flavored cigars. Amendment supporters said the tax on flavored cigars is too low when compared to other smoking products in the Bay State. They
Wicked Local (MA)
added Jun 3, 2015 00:18

World No Tobacco Day: Eurobarometer reveals that tobacco use is down by 2 percentage points in the EU since 2012, but 26% of Europeans are still smokers

The ‘Attitudes of Europeans towards tobacco’ Eurobarometer survey was carried out by TNS Opinion & social network in all 28 EU countries between 29 November and 8 December 2014. It involved face to face interviews with nearly 28 000 respondents from diff
Europa - European Commission
added May 31, 2015 10:47

[Canada] BILL 57 An Act to Amend the Tobacco Sales Act

Her Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, enacts as follows:... Sale of flavoured tobacco prohibited 2.1 Despite any other provision of this Act, no person shall sell or permit to be sold tobacco that i
Government of New Brunswick (ca)
added May 30, 2015 17:16

[Canada] BILL 44 An Act to Amend the Smoke-free Places Act

Her Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, enacts as follows: 1 Section 1 of the Smoke-free Places Act, chapter 222 of the Revised Statutes, 2011, is amended (b) to inhale or exhale vapour from an elect
Government of New Brunswick (ca)
added May 30, 2015 17:15
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[Maryland] August - Biomarkers of Tobacco Exposure: A Public Workshop

August 3 and 4 / FDA White Oak Conference Center / to gather information on potential strategies and criteria for evaluating biomarkers of tobacco exposure and to start identifying biomarkers of tobacco exposure which could be useful in tobacco product re
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added May 30, 2015 11:52
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[UPDATE] June: A Public Workshop – Electronic Cigarettes and the Public Health

June 1 and 2, 2015 / The Marriott Inn / 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 publ
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added May 30, 2015 11:50

Guidance for Industry / Demonstrating the Substantial Equivalence of a New Tobacco Product: Responses to Frequently Asked Questions (PDF)

(see footnote 1)....FDA is announcing an interim enforcement policy. This policy will be in effect as we consider new comments to the guidance. It will continue until 30 days after FDA either issues a revised SE FAQ guidance or announces its intention n
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added May 30, 2015 11:26
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