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FDA claims authority to regulate nicotine-free e-cig products

The question at hand is whether e-cigs and vaporizers, when used with nicotine-free liquids, are tobacco products, as claimed by the FDA. Nicopure began operations in 2009, nearly two years after the FDA set a predicate date of Feb. 15, 2007, for smokele
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 23, 2016 22:09
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final deeming regulation at a glance

WHAT’S NOT IN THE RULES DOES NOT: change statutory grandfather date of February 15, 2007, which means products introduced after that date must meet the public health standard and receive marketing authorization from the FDA.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Aug 8, 2016 20:32
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FDA’s New Rule for E-Cigarettes, Cigars Takes Effect Today; Congress Must Reject Proposals to Weaken Agency’s Oversight

The provisions in the House appropriations bill benefit tobacco manufacturers at the expense of our nation’s children... In fact, the FDA’s rule must be strengthened rather than weakened. The FDA should quickly issue additional regulations prohibiting the
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 8, 2016 20:27
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[Australia] Consultation: Proposed amendments to the Poisons Standard - ACMS meeting, November 2016

The TGA is seeking comments from interested parties on the following proposed amendments to the Poisons Standard referred by the delegate for scheduling advice to the Advisory Committee on Medicines Scheduling (ACMS). 1. Proposed amendments referred by
Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) (Australian Government Department of Health) (au)
added Aug 4, 2016 11:15
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[Australia] General process for amending the Poisons Standard: Nicotine

A member of the public has submitted an application to exempt nicotine from the Poisons Standard when delivered by electronic nicotine delivery systems if below a certain concentration of nicotine. A public notice on the proposed amendment to the Poison
Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) (Australian Government Department of Health) (au)
added Aug 4, 2016 11:14
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[Massachusetts] Extent of anti-smoking ban questioned as Board of Health postpones vote

But some local business owners said to forget about making smoking a thing of the past. Just eliminating smoking on patio areas – it is already banned inside restaurants – would hurt business for many. “We get a lot of people who come down here late at
Worcester (MA) Magazine
added Jul 28, 2016 16:59
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[UK] 'When I smoked I didn't get preferential treatment' - readers react to suggestions that 'vapers' should be given extra breaks at work

A Telegraph poll showed that 50 per cent of readers said vapers should be given extra breaks, while the other 50 per cent though vapers should have the same number of breaks as their non-vaping co-workers. Public Health England (PHE) have issued advice
Coventry Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Jul 28, 2016 15:58
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[Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: Fair taxation  just so much cigar smoke

what’s a Pennsylvania budget without some special-interest favoritism? Lawmakers rejected a tax on cigars while raising or establishing taxes on all other tobacco products...tobacco lobbyists have spent millions of dollars in Harrisburg warding off the ci
Scranton (PA) Times-Tribune
added Jul 27, 2016 13:44
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[Illinois] EP City Council bans electronic cigarettes, may consider vape shop

EAST PEORIA — City officials will review whether to specifically exempt electronic cigarette shops and stores from an ordinance banning the use of the cigarettes in public places. The ordinance that was approved by the City Council on July 19 is unclear o
Chillicothe (IL) Times-Bulletin
added Jul 26, 2016 16:57
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[New Jersey] EDITORIAL: Our view: Where there's smoking to ban, there's heat, not much light

The end result of the bill and Christie's approach seem very similar. We slightly prefer Christie's approach for its modest nod to home rule and less unneeded regulation.
The Press of Atlantic City
added Jul 25, 2016 16:17
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