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Decree No. 61-77 (as amended through Decree No. 65-2001)

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Decree No. 65-79, Amending Decrees Nos. 61-77 and 80-74, and Law No. 71 (1979) on Taxes

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October 10, 1979
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Decree No. 75-83, Amending Decree No. 536 with regard to the Consumption Tax

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July 6, 1983
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Decree No. 90-97 of the Congress of the Republic of Guatemala (Health Code) (as amended)

COMMENTS: Decree No. 90-97 of the Congress of the Republic of Guatemala (as amended) is the Health Code of the Republic of Guatemala. It governs many aspects of public health and services, including tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship; tobacco packaging and labeling; and restrictions on smoking.

Decree No. 50-2000, Amending the Health Code (as published in Decree No. 90-97)

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August 1, 2000
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Government Agreement No. 426-2001 (Regulations for the Regulation, Approval and Advertising and Places of Use For Tobacco-Related Products)

COMMENTS: Government Agreement No. 426-2001 (Regulations for the Regulation, Approval and Advertising and Places of Use For Tobacco-Related Products) was issued under Decree No. 90-97 and implements provisions on tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship and tobacco product packaging and labeling.

Ministry of Public Health, Ministerial Agreement No. 727-2007 Creating a Commission to Regulate Tobacco Products Advertising

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March 22, 2007
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Decree No. 74-2008 (Law Creating Tobacco Smoke Free Environments)

COMMENTS: Decree No. 74-2008 (Law Creating Tobacco Smoke Free Environments) is the main law governing smoking in public places, work places and public transportation. It establishes a complete smoking ban in indoor areas, with the exception of some hotel guestrooms. This law repealed some smoking provisions in Decree No. 90-97 (the Health Code).

Government Agreement No. 137-2009 (Regulations of Decree No. 74-2008)

COMMENTS: Government Agreement No. 137-2009 (Regulations of Decree No. 74-2008) was issued under Decree No. 74-2008 to implement the prohibition on smoking in indoor places.
To the best of our knowledge, all laws provided here are in effect as of September 17th 2019, unless otherwise noted.