COMMENTS: The Trade Act is relevant to tobacco control because it grants health officers the authority to inspect premises with respect to public health issues for licensing purposes.
COMMENTS: The Control of Smoking Act is the primary law on tobacco control and covers many aspects of tobacco control, including but not limited to: restrictions on smoking in public places, tobacco advertising, and the sale of tobacco products. The law does not address tobacco packaging and labeling measures.
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.
COMMENTS: The Road Traffic Act contains the definition of “public service vehicle” referred to in the Control of Smoking Act.