Code of Public Health

COMMENTS: The Code of Public Health is the collection of law which determines the scope of the right of public health in France. It includes a part on law related to particular diseases and addiction, including addiction to tobacco. The Code of Public Health was first created in 1953 and is continuously amended by various legal instruments.

The link to the Code of Public Health on Legifrance.gouv.fr provides the most up-to-date version of the Code of Public Health. In this format, the Code of Public Health is available only in French.

To the best of our knowledge, all laws provided here are in effect as of July 12, 2024 unless otherwise noted.