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Vote on TPD postponed

The vote on the Tobacco Products Directive was rescheduled for 8 October. EFA, together with other health campaigners, is deeply concerned about the delay tactics of the tobacco industry and what a delay of the Directive would mean for public health in Europe.

Check out the joint statement of SFP, ASH, Cancer Research UK, EHN and ERS – here.

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  • EU Policy Updates

    Sep 27, 2013

    [...] The European Parliament rescheduled the debate and the vote on the Tobacco Products Directive which should have taken place in September 2013. After several Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) complained that they did not have enough time to go through the report and German MEPs declared they had to focus on German national elections, the tobacco agenda was moved to the October session (check the statement of EU health campaigners here). [...]

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