Act No. 5 of 10 February 2017 amending the Tobacco Control Act (implementing Directive 2014/40/EU and standardized packaging)

COMMENTS: Act No. 5 of 10 February 2017 amending the Tobacco Control Act was passed to implement the 2014 Tobacco Products Directive (Directive 2014/40/EU) and standardized packaging of cigarettes, roll-your-own tobacco, and snus. The amendments include a ban on characterizing flavors in cigarettes and roll-your-own tobacco, and regulations related to e-cigarettes and herbal tobacco products for smoking.

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