EU: changes to the legislation on tobacco products

In late January 2016, the European Union released a notification on the Draft Commission Implementing Decision laying down the procedure for the establishment and operation of an independent advisory panel assisting Member States and the Commission in determining whether tobacco products have a characterising flavour. Proposed date of adoption: 2nd quarter 2016. Proposed date of entry into force: The provisions shall enter into force after adoption. Final date for comments: March 27, 2016.



Based on materials,