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Decree No. 849 Prohibiting Television Advertising for Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products

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November 21, 1980

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Decree No. 996 Prohibiting the Transmission of Advertising for Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products

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March 20, 1981

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Ministries of Health and Social Welfare and Education Resolution on Smoke-Free Educational Facilities

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December 10, 1988

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Inter-ministerial Resolution on Smoke-Free Domestic Flights

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November 8, 1991

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Law on Protection of Children and Adolescents

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Organic Law on Health

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November 11, 1998

COMMENTS: The Organic Law on Health governs all matters related to health in Venezuela. It establishes the Ministry of Health and authorizes the ministry to adopt regulations regarding health.

Resolution No. 243 on Smoke-Free Public and Private Health Facilities

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June 19, 2000

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Decree No. 1535 on Smoke-Free Public Transport

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November 8, 2001

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Resolution No. 109 on Production Guidelines

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March 22, 2004

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Resolution No. 110 on Packaging Regulations

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Resolution No. 474 on Partial Amendments to Resolution No. 109 of March 22, 2004

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Law on Social Responsibility on Radio and Television

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December 16, 2004

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Partial Amendments to Regulations on Debates in the National Assembly (excerpt)

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October 26, 2005

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Decree Approving the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control

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November 1, 2005

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Partial Amendments to the Law on Social Responsibility on Radio and Television

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December 12, 2005

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Resolution No. 012 on Regulation of Advertising and Promotion of Tobacco Products and Commercial Brands of Tobacco Products

COMMENTS: Ministry of Health Resolution No. 012 of February 8, 2006 regulates advertising and promotion of tobacco products.

Resolution No. 011 on Regulation of Ways of Selling and Points of Sale for Tobacco Products

COMMENTS: Ministry of Health Resolution No. 011 of February 8, 2006 regulates the sale of tobacco products, as well as the sale of products that resemble tobacco products or promote tobacco products.

Law Establishing the Value-Added Tax

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May 12, 2006

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Decree No. 5619 Amending the Tobacco Tax Act

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October 3, 2007

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Resolution No. 056 on New Pictorial Health Warnings

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Resolution No. 030 on Smoke-Free Environments

COMMENTS: Ministry of Popular Power for Health Resolution No. 030 of March 2, 2011 prohibits smoking in indoor public places, indoor workplaces and public transport, and regulates posting of smoke-free signs and penalties for violations.

Resolution No. 004 of 2014 Regulating Packaging and Labeling

COMMENTS: Ministry of Health Resolution No. 004 of January 9, 2014 regulates the content, size and format of health warnings on cigarette packing.

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