LANGUAGE
Last updated: August 20th 2020

Key Terms

Tobacco Sponsorship

Term Defined
Definition

Direct or indirect sponsorship: any form of contribution to any event, activity, organization, or individual that has the purpose, effect or likely effect of promoting a tobacco product or tobacco use.

Analysis

The definition of “direct or indirect sponsorship” contained in the law aligns with the definition of “tobacco sponsorship” from FCTC Art. 1.

FCTC-Based Definition:

Any form of contribution to any event, activity, or individual with the aim, effect or likely effect of promoting a tobacco product or tobacco use directly or indirectly. (FCTC Art. 1(g))

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Tobacco Advertising and Promotion

Term Defined
Definition

Tobacco advertising and promotion: any activity with purpose, effect or likely effect of promotion of tobacco products or use of tobacco directly or indirectly.

Analysis

The definition of “tobacco advertising and promotion” contained in the law aligns with the definition from FCTC Art. 1.

FCTC-Based Definition:

Any form of commercial communication, recommendation, or action with the aim, effect or likely effect of promoting a tobacco product or tobacco use either directly or indirectly. (FCTC Art. 1(c))

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Tobacco Product

Term Defined
Definition

Tobacco product: the tobacco products (genetically modified or unmodified) or partially of tobacco, that are used to smoke, inhale via nose, inhale, chew, or any other kind of consumption.

Analysis

The definition of “tobacco product” contained in the law aligns with the definition from FCTC Art. 1.

FCTC-Based Definition:

Any product entirely or partly made of the leaf tobacco as a raw material which is manufactured to be used for smoking, sucking, chewing, or snuffing. (FCTC Art. 1(f))

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