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Raabo No. AN-V-0081 of 28 February 1988 Concerning the Regulation of Advertising and Places for Tobacco Consumption

COMMENTS: Raabo No. AN-V-0081 of 28 February 1988 Concerning the Regulation of Advertising and Places for Tobacco Consumption was previously the primary legislation governing tobacco products in Burkina Faso. While some of the provisions have been replaced by more recent legislation, some of the provisions on tobacco advertising and promotion remain in effect.

Law No. 23/94/ADP of 19 May 1994, Public Health Code, Chapter VII (excerpts)

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May 19, 1994

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. 025-2001/AN of 25 October 2001 Concerning the Code of Advertising

COMMENTS: Law No. 025-2001/AN of 25 October 2001 Concerning the Code of Advertising regulates advertising and the advertising professions generally. It also contains some provisions specific to advertising and promotion of tobacco products.

Law No. 040-2010 Concerning Tobacco Control in Burkina Faso (as promulgated by Decree No. 2010-823)

COMMENTS: Law No. 040-2010 Concerning Tobacco Control in Burkina Faso (as promulgated by Decree No. 2010-823) is the primary tobacco control law in Burkina Faso and regulates, among other things, smoke free places, tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship, and tobacco packaging and labeling.

Decree No. 2011-1052 Concerning the Ban on Smoking in Public Places and Public Transportation

COMMENTS: Decree No. 2011-1052 Concerning the Ban on Smoking in Public Places and Public Transportation implements the requirements for smoke free places under the tobacco control law.

Decree No. 2011-1050, Establishing a National Committee for Tobacco Control

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.

Decree No. 2011-1051 Concerning the Packaging and Labeling of Tobacco Products

COMMENTS: Decree No. 2011-1051 Concerning the Packaging and Labeling of Tobacco Products in Burkina Faso implements the packaging and labeling requirements under the tobacco control law. The Decree was amended by Decree No. 2019/0676.

Joint Administrative Order No. 2015-366/MS/MICA

COMMENTS: Joint Administrative Order No. 2015-366/MS/MICA provides the implementing details for the health warnings on tobacco packaging and the ban on misleading packaging and labeling.

Decree No. 2016/926 Concerning Protection of the Educational Domain

COMMENTS: Decree No. 2016/926 Concerning Protection of the Educational Domain prohibits tobacco advertising campaigns in the vicinity of educational facilities.

Decree No. 2019/0676 Amending Decree No. 2011/1051 Concerning the Packaging and Labeling of Tobacco Products

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June 26, 2019

COMMENTS: Decree No. 2019/0676 amends Decree No. 2011/1051 Concerning the Packaging and Labeling of Tobacco Products, clarifying some of the requirements around health warnings on tobacco product packaging.

To the best of our knowledge, all laws provided here are in effect as of September 17th 2019, unless otherwise noted.