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Chapter on Regulations on Trade of Imported Goods (excerpts)

Original Lang. N/A Original Lang. N/A
June 1, 1995

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Regulation Banning the Advertisement of Tobacco in the Maldives, 1998

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August 13, 1998

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Circular No. 23-C3 on Health Warnings

Original Lang. N/A Original Lang. N/A
October 1, 2004

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Tobacco Control Act (Act No. 15/2010)

COMMENTS: The Tobacco Control Act (Act No. 15/2010) is the primary tobacco control legislation and regulates smoke free places; tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship; and tobacco packaging and labeling.

Regulation for Designating Tobacco Consumption Prohibited Places

COMMENTS: The Regulation for Designating Tobacco Consumption Prohibited Places was issued under Tobacco Control Act (Act No. 15/2010), and the regulation prohibits smoking in all public transport, most indoor public places and indoor work places, and some outdoor places.

Regulation 2019/R158 on the Packaging and Labeling of Tobacco Products

COMMENTS: Regulation 2019/R158 on the Packaging and Labeling of Tobacco Products was issued under the Tobacco Control Act (Act No. 15/2010) and implements the packaging and labeling provisions of the Tobacco Control Act. The regulations provide the requirements for the content, form, placement, and rotation of health warnings on tobacco product packaging. 

Design and Layout Requirements for Health Warnings under Regulation 2019/R158

Original Lang. N/A Original Lang. N/A
May 31, 2019

COMMENTS: The Design and Layout Requirements for Health Warnings under Regulation 2019/R158 were issued under Regulation 2019/R158 on the Packaging and Labeling of Tobacco Products. The regulations provide additional details about the design and layout requirements for health warnings on tobacco product packaging.

To the best of our knowledge, all laws provided here are in effect as of September 17th 2019, unless otherwise noted.