From February of 2022, subscribers will be able to view and filter individual regulatory alerts per region. If you want to get our monthly compilations, visit our alerts Round-up section.
1st July 2022
22nd June 2022
US - federal: The Biden-Harris administration yesterday published an outline of possible future regulatory actions, including the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)’s plans to develop a product standard rule establishing a maximum nicotine level in cigarettes and certain other combusted tobacco products, with the stated aim of reducing youth use, addiction and death.
21st June 2022
US - New Jersey: Assembly Bill 4316 has been introduced, which would prohibit the use of tobacco products and e-cigarettes by drivers engaged in delivery of food.
20th June 2022
US - federal: The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced an extension to the public comment period for its proposed rules prohibiting menthol cigarettes and flavoured cigars from 60 days to 90 days. Comments can now be submitted until 2nd August. The Cigar Association of America and Premium Cigar Association have both launched online portals enabling people to submit prewritten comments to the agency easily.
17th June 2022
15th June 2022
US - Michigan: House Bill 6108 has been referred to a second reading. The bill would amend state law to raise the legal age to purchase a tobacco, vapour or alternative nicotine product from 18 to 21, in accordance with federal law.
14th June 2022
US - federal: The Biden administration is intending to pursue a policy of reducing nicotine in cigarettes to “minimally or nonaddictive levels”, according to the Wall Street Journal. The policy could be announced as early as next week, though it would not take effect for several years due to the rule-making process.
13th June 2022
US - Federal: The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is holding public listening sessions today (13th June) and Wednesday (15th June) on its proposed menthol cigarette and flavoured cigars ban. The sessions will allow individuals, communities and organisations to share their views, based on which the agency will decide if any changes should be made to the proposed rules.
10th June 2022
7th June 2022
3rd June 2022
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