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Tobacco Products (Control of Advertisements) Act, (No. 6) 1997

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.

Prohibition of Smoking (Public Places) Act (No. 3) 1998

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.

Tobacco Products (Ban on Advertisements) Act, 2003

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.

Ministry of Health and Social Welfare Notification on Health Warnings

COMMENTS: Ministry of Health and Social Welfare Notice, April 21, 2009, on Health Warnings provides the text, size and placement requirements for tobacco health warnings.

Tobacco Control Act (Commencement) Order, 2018

COMMENTS: The Tobacco Control Act (Commencement) Order, 2018 establishes December 17, 2018 as the effective date of the Tobacco Control Act, 2016.

Tobacco Control Act, 2016

COMMENTS: Tobacco Control Act, 2016 regulates smoke free places; tobacco product packaging and labeling; tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship; restrictions on the sale of tobacco products; disclosure requirements; and tobacco industry interference with tobacco control policy. The commencement date was established by the Tobacco Control Act (Commencement) Order, 2018.

To the best of our knowledge, all laws provided here are in effect as of January 25th 2019, unless otherwise noted.