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Tobacco regulation moves forward



Today, September 29 December 28 is the deadline for submitting comments to the Food and Drug Administration on (FDA's docket) implementing the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act. [UPDATE: Last week the FDA extended the comment period. Notice.]

Here are several comments we found of note:

The comments come even as R.J. Reynolds and Lorillard are suing to block marketing restrictions in the new law that gives the FDA regulatory authority over tobacco. (AP story; Bloomberg.)

 

 


Isaac Gorodetski
Project Manager,
Center for Legal Policy at the
Manhattan Institute
igorodetski@manhattan-institute.org

Katherine Lazarski
Press Officer,
Manhattan Institute
klazarski@manhattan-institute.org

 

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