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Law No. 2006-12 Concerning Regulation of the Production, Commercialization and Consumption of Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products

COMMENTS: Law No. 2006-12 is the primary law regulating restrictions on smoking in public places; tobacco advertising, promotion, sponsoring; and packaging and labeling of tobacco products.

Decree No. 2009-702 Concerning Organization of Control of the Production, Importation, Commercialization and Consumption of Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products

COMMENTS: Decree No. 2009-702 regulates tobacco product packaging and labeling and identifies several agencies responsible for enforcement.

Interministerial Order No. 020 Setting the Terms for the Use of Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products by Smokers in Places for Shared Use

COMMENTS: Interministerial Administrative Order No. 20, dated May 24, 2011, regulates restrictions on smoking in public places and establishes associated duties.

Interministerial Order No. 019 Specifying the ISO Standards Regarding the Production, Commercialization and Consumptions of Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products

Note: This law has not been reviewed by our legal staff and was not relied upon for purposes of our analysis. We are providing it here for informational purposes only.

Law No. 2017-27 of December 18, 2017 Concerning the Production, Packaging, Labeling, Sale and Use of Tobacco, its Derivatives and Similar Items in the Republic of Benin

Note: This law has not been reviewed by our legal staff and was not relied upon for purposes of our analysis. We are providing it here for informational purposes only. An updated analysis will be available soon.

To the best of our knowledge, all laws provided here are in effect as of June 12th 2018, unless otherwise noted.