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Last updated: May 31st 2019

Penalties

Violator
Enforcement Agency
Sanction(s)
 

Manufacturer

Analysis

Tobacco product packaging and labeling is not regulated. Therefore there are no applicable penalties. To align with best practices, as reflected in FCTC Art. 11 and the FCTC Art. 11 Guidelines, the law should require warnings on unit and outside packaging and labeling and should impose appropriate penalties on manufacturers, importers, wholesalers, and retailers who violate the law.

Importer

Analysis

Tobacco product packaging and labeling is not regulated. Therefore there are no applicable penalties. To align with best practices, as reflected in FCTC Art. 11 and the FCTC Art. 11 Guidelines, the law should require warnings on unit and outside packaging and labeling and should impose appropriate penalties on manufacturers, importers, wholesalers, and retailers who violate the law.

Wholesaler

Analysis

Tobacco product packaging and labeling is not regulated. Therefore there are no applicable penalties. To align with best practices, as reflected in FCTC Art. 11 and the FCTC Art. 11 Guidelines, the law should require warnings on unit and outside packaging and labeling and should impose appropriate penalties on manufacturers, importers, wholesalers, and retailers who violate the law.

Retailer

Analysis

Tobacco product packaging and labeling is not regulated. Therefore there are no applicable penalties. To align with best practices, as reflected in FCTC Art. 11 and the FCTC Art. 11 Guidelines, the law should require warnings on unit and outside packaging and labeling and should impose appropriate penalties on manufacturers, importers, wholesalers, and retailers who violate the law.