EU : implementation of labeling requirements for tobacco products

In  late  June  2015, the  European  Union released  a  notification  on  the Draft  Commission Implementing  Decision  on  the  technical  specifications  for  the  layout,  design  and  shape  of  the combined health warnings for tobacco products for smoking. Proposed date of adoption: fourth quarter  of  2015. Proposed  date  of  entry  into  force: the  provisions  shall  enter  into  force immediately after adoption (The Directive will need to be transposed into national legislation by 20 May 2016). Final date for comments: August 28, 2015.

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