Laws

Required Warnings for Cigarette Packages and Advertisements, 21 C.F.R. Part 1141

Mar 18, 2020

Note: The text of the final rule begins on page 15708. The rule was scheduled to go into effect on June 18, 2021, but this has been postponed several times. The current effective date is October 6, 2023.

Deeming Tobacco Products To Be Subject to the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, as Amended by the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act; Restrictions on the Sale and Distribution of Tobacco Products and Required Warning Statements for Tobacco Products, 81 Fed. Reg. 90 (May 10, 2016)

International Mail Manual (excerpts)

Jul 7, 2014

Domestic Mail Manual (excerpts)

Jul 7, 2014

Postal Service Publication 52, Part 47

May 1, 2014

"Doggett Amendment" to Omnibus Appropriations Act, Public Law 113-76

Jan 17, 2014

FDA Regulations, Harmful and Potentially Harmful Constituents in Tobacco Products and Tobacco Smoke; Established List

Apr 3, 2012

Tobacco Products Regulations, 21 CFR §§ 1107.1 - 1150.17 (as amended)

Enforcement Action Plan for Promotion and Advertising Restrictions, Office of Compliance & Enforcement, Center for Tobacco Products, U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Oct 1, 2010

Collection of State Cigarette Taxes, 15 USC §§ 375 - 378

Jul 1, 2010

Tobacco Products as Nonmailable, 18 USC § 1716E

Jul 1, 2010

Prevent All Cigarette Trafficking Act of 2009, Public Law 111-154, March 31, 2010

Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (as amended), 18 USC Ch. 96

Freedom of Information Act, 5 USC § 552 (as amended)

Oct 28, 2009

Food and Drug Administration, Standing Advisory Committees, Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee, 21 C.F.R. § 14.100(5)

Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, Tobacco Products, 21 USC §§ 387 - 387u

Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act, Public Law 111-31, June 22, 2009

Tobacco: Guidance for U.S. Diplomatic and Consular Posts on Trade and Commercial Issues

May 27, 2009

Child Health Insurance Program Act, Rate of Tax for Tobacco Products and Cigarette Papers and Tubes, 26 USC § 5701

Federal Property Management Regulations, 41 C.F.R. § 102-74

Dec 19, 2008

Fair and Equitable Tobacco Reform Act (FETRA), 7 USC §§ 518-519

Contraband Cigarette Trafficking Act, 18 U.S.C. 2341 § et seq.

Pro-Children Act of 2001

Jan 8, 2002

Executive Order 13193 – Federal Leadership on Global Tobacco Control and Prevention

Jan 18, 2001

Foreign Air Carriers and Foreign Operations of U.S.-Registered Aircraft Engaged in Common Carriage, 14 CFR § 129.29

Jun 9, 2000

Smoking Aboard Aircraft Regulations, 14 CFR § 252

Jun 9, 2000

Prohibition Against Smoking on Passenger Flights, 49 USC § 41706

Apr 5, 2000

Smokeless Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement

Master Settlement Agreement

Executive Order 13058 – Protecting Federal Employees and the Public from Exposure to Tobacco Smoke in the Federal Workplace

Aug 9, 1997

Limitation of Smoking on Interstate Passenger Carrier Vehicles, 49 CFR § 371.201

Apr 1, 1997

Cigarettes and Smokeless Tobacco Regulation, 21 C.F.R. Part 897

Pro-Children Act of 1994

Mar 31, 1994

Comprehensive Smokeless Tobacco Health Education Act, 15 USC §§ 4401 - 4408

Interim Mandatory Safety Standards for Underground Coal Mines, 30 USC § 877

Oct 17, 1979

Federal Cigarette Labeling and Advertising Act (as amended), 15 USC §§ 1331 - 1341

Federal Cigarette Labeling and Advertising Act, Public Law 89-92, July 27, 1965

Jul 27, 1965

To the best of our knowledge, all laws provided here are in effect as of August 12, 2022 unless otherwise noted.