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Decision on Printing Health Warnings on Cigarette Packets and Cartons

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Ministry of Education Decision No. 3147 on Smoke-Free National University

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Ministry of Health Decision No. 385 on Smoke-Free Policy in Health Sectors

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Ministry of Security Decision No. 891 on Smoke-Free Security Forces

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Rule on Smoke Free Lao Women's Union

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February 5, 2008

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Ministry of Public Works and Transports Notice No. 0819 on Smoke-Free Airports

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Law on Tobacco Control

COMMENTS: The Law on Tobacco Control regulates, among other things, smoking in public places, packaging and labeling of tobacco products, and tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship.

Decree No. 370/PMO Prescribing Health Warning Notices to be Printed on Packaging for Tobacco Products

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Decree No. 369, Ban on Advertising that Promotes the Consumption of Tobacco Products

COMMENTS: Decree No. 369, Ban on Advertising that Promotes Consumption of Tobacco Products regulates tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship.

Regulation on Smoke Free Work Places of Education and Sport Sector

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June 22, 2012

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Regulation on Smoke Free Work Places of Public Work and Transport Sector

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June 22, 2012

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Decree No. 155/G, Tobacco Control Fund

COMMENTS: Decree No. 155/G on Tobacco Control Fund establishes the Tobacco Control Fund and regulates income sources, use of funds, and management bodies and responsibilities.

Agreement No. 992/MPH Governing Health Warning Notices to be Printed on Cigarette Packs and Cartons

COMMENTS: Agreement No. 992/MPH Governing Health Warning Notices to be Printed on Cigarette Packs and Cartons was replaced by Agreement No. 1067/MPH Governing Implementation of Tobacco Control Act and, therefore, is no longer in effect.

Agreement No. 1067/MPH Governing Implementation of the Tobacco Control Act

COMMENTS: Agreement No. 1067/MPH Governing Implementation of Tobacco Control Act implements the Law on Tobacco Control including regulations on packaging and labeling, no-smoking signs, designated smoking areas, and some advertising and promotion provisions.

Decree No. 52 on Penalties and Measures to Implement Tobacco Control Law and Regulations

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March 8, 2019

COMMENTS: Decree No. 52 establishes the penalties for violations of the Law on Tobacco Control and regulations issued under that law. It also includes details on application of the penalties.

To the best of our knowledge, all laws provided here are in effect as of April 18th 2019, unless otherwise noted.