Statutory Instruments

European Union (Manufacture, Presentation and Sale of Tobacco and Related Products) (Amendment) Regulations 2017 – S.I. no. 252 of 2017

These Regulations amend the European Union (Manufacture, Presentation and Sale of Tobacco and Related Products) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 271 of 2016) and give effect to the following European Commission Implementing Acts:

  1. Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/779 of 18 May 2016 laying down uniform rules as regards the procedures for determining whether a tobacco product has a characterising flavour
  2. Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2016/786 of 18 May 2016 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; and
  3. Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2016/787 of 18 May 2016 laying down a priority list of additives contained in cigarettes and rollyour-own tobacco subject to enhanced reporting obligations.

S.I. No. 252 of 2017