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Kentucky: Lawmakers Seek To Legalize Industrial Hemp Growing

Source: 
Vice Motherboard
Source Date: 
August 21, 2017
Lawmakers in Kentucky have introduced a bill that would make it legal to industrially grow hemp, a strain of cannabis sativa that is used fo...

United Arab Emirates: President Issues Decree Requiring Tobacco Excise Tax

Source: 
Khaleej Times
Source Date: 
August 21, 2017
In the U.A.E, President Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan issued a federal decree that will require excise taxes on tobacco, energy drinks, a...

United Kingdom: Veterinarians Report "Soaring" Incidence Of Nicotine Poisoning

Source: 
Evening Standard
Source Date: 
August 21, 2017
Veterinarians in the U.K. warned the public to keep vapor products away from their pets, as incidents of nicotine poisoning in animals "soar...

Your Public Policy Tracking

Country: 
European Union, United Kingdom
State: 
United Kingdom, Scotland
Proposal/Bill Date: 
July 12, 2017
Subject/Issues: 
Counterfeiting/Trademark Infringement, Trademark Practices/Protection & Use, Litigation
Country: 
United States
State: 
Michigan
Proposal/Bill Date: 
August 16, 2017
Proposal/Bill Number: 
MI17-H.4893
Subject/Issues: 
TAXATION, Revenues, Allocation of tax revenues, State/Provincial Tax Allocation, Tax Increase, Excise Tax
Last Action: 

08/16/2017         Introduced by Albert (R)

Country: 
Philippines
State: 
Philippines
Proposal/Bill Date: 
August 2, 2017
Proposal/Bill Number: 
Senate Bill No. 1538
Subject/Issues: 
Ban on E-Cigarette Usage, Educational Facilities, Hospitals & Other Medical Facilities, Public Places, Workplace, Vaping Restrictions, Advertising/Restrictions, Health Warnings, Location, Media Types/Restrictions, Broadcast/Restrictions, Point-of-Purchase (Display Design)/Restrictions, Promotional Activities/Restrictions, Content/Disclosure Requirements, Emissions Listing, Health Warnings, Child-Resistant Packaging, Inputs (Ingredients/Components), E-Vapor Output Levels, Ingredient Disclosure, Distribution & Sales Restrictions, Ban on E-Vapor Sales to Minors, Prohibition to Minors, Enforcement, Forms of ID
Last Action: 

08/02/2017         Introduced by Senator Vicente C.Sotto III