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Departmental Administrative Order 04/DIP/005/90 setting the criteria for the assessment of advertising for tobacco and alcoholic beverages

COMMENTS: Departmental Administrative Order 04/DIP/005/90 setting the criteria for the assessment of advertising for tobacco and alcoholic beverages 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, production and sale of tobacco products, and tobacco packaging and labeling measures.

Ministerial Administrative Order No. 04/MCP/009/2002 of October 15, 2002, amending and completing Ministerial Administrative Order No. 04/DIP/005/90 of April 21, 1990, setting the criteria to be applied to advertising for tobacco and alcoholic beverages

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.

Ministerial Administrative Order No. 008/CAB/MIN.INFO.PRES & COM.NAT./2007 of July 9, 2007 amending and completing Ministerial Administrative Order No. 04/MCP/009/2002 of October 15, 2002, setting the criteria for assessing advertising for tobacco and alcoholic beverages as amended to date

COMMENTS: Ministerial Administrative Order No. 008/CAB/MIN.INFO.PRES&COM.NAT/2007 of July 9, 2007 amended Departmental Administrative Order 04/DIP/005/90 setting the criteria for the assessment of advertising for tobacco and alcoholic beverages 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, production and sale of tobacco products, and tobacco packaging and labeling measures.

Administrative Order N°1250/CAB/MIN/SP/O10/AQ/2007 of July 19, 2007, Bearing On Measures Applicable to the Use and Consumption of Tobacco, Tobacco Products and Derivatives

COMMENTS: Administrative Order No. 1250/CAB/MIN/SP/O20/AQ/2007 of July 19, 2007 amended Departmental Administrative Order 04/DIP/005/90 setting the criteria for the assessment of advertising for tobacco and alcoholic beverages 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, production and sale of tobacco products, and tobacco packaging and labeling measures.

Ministerial Order No. 1250/CAB/MIN/SP/020/JT/2007 of December 28, 2007 Modifying and Supplementing Ministerial Order No. 1250/CAB/MIN/SP/O10/AQ/2007 of July 19, 2007

COMMENTS: Administrative Order No. 1250/CAB/MIN/SP/O20/JT of December 28, 2007 amended Departmental Administrative Order 04/DIP/005/90 setting the criteria for the assessment of advertising for tobacco and alcoholic beverages 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, production and sale of tobacco products, and tobacco packaging and labeling measures.

Circular No. 1251/SG/1181/2008 of May 16, 2008, Concerning Procedures for the Implementation of Ministerial Administrative Order No. 1250/CAB/MIN/SP/O10/AQ/2007 of July 19, 2007

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Law No. 18/035 of December 13, 2018

COMMENTS: Law No. 18/035 of December 13, 2018, Setting the Fundamental Principles for the Organization of Public Health, includes a number of tobacco control measures. Once the law is fully implemented, which requires the issuance of administrative orders/regulations, the law will require graphic health warnings on 50% of the front and back of cigar and cigarette packaging, in addition to measures regulating smoke-free places, and tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship.

Note: The English translation contains relevant excerpts only.

To the best of our knowledge, all laws provided here are in effect as of October 4th 2019, unless otherwise noted.