Administrative Rule No. 713 of April 17, 2012

17 Apr, 2012

COMMENTS: Administrative Order No. 713 contains ethical guidelines adopted by Brazil’s national tobacco control commission, the National Comissão da Convenção Implementação or Control-Quadro to do Snuff e seus Protocols (CONICQ), which regulates certain conflicts of interest, CONICQ-tobacco industry interactions, participation of government servants in events sponsored by industry, and employment proposals. The administrative order also establishes the following principles for action for members of the CONICQ: transparency, the primacy of the interests of public health, access to information about the tobacco industry and its interference in tobacco control policies, and publicity of interactions between the tobacco industry and CONICQ.

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