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Last updated: December 20th 2019

Key Terms

Tobacco Product

Term Defined
Definition

Tobacco products: cigarettes, snuff, marghozi including hookah [tobacco] and other tobacco products made wholly or partially from its leaves as a raw material for eating, smoking, chewing and smelling.

Analysis

The definition of "tobacco products" contained in the law aligns with the definition provided in FCTC Art. 1(f).

FCTC-Based Definition:

Any product entirely or partly made of the leaf tobacco as a raw material which is manufactured to be used for smoking, sucking, chewing, or snuffing. (FCTC Art. 1(f))

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Outside Packaging and Labeling

Term Defined
Definition

Packaging: the process of managing the final tobacco product carried out with the aim of safe transportation, storage and prevention of loss. This process entails the reflection of information on cartons, packets, cases and containers describing the harms of tobacco in light of the contents [provisions] of the Convention.

Analysis

The definition of "packaging" aligns with the definition of "outside packaging and labeling" provided in FCTC Art. 11(4).

FCTC-Based Definition:

Any packaging and labeling used in the retail sale of the product. (FCTC Art. 11(4))

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