Statutory Instruments

The European Communities (Manufacture, Presentation and Sale of Tobacco Products) (Amendment) Regulations 2011

These Regulations may be cited as the European Communities (Manufacture, Presentation and Sale of Tobacco Products) (Amendment) Regulations 2011 and come into effect on the date of signature.

These Regulations amend the European Communities (Manufacture, Presentation and Sale of Tobacco Products) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 425 of 2003)

The effect of these Regulations is to revoke Regulation 5 and Schedule 1 of the European Communities (Manufacture, Presentation and Sale of Tobacco Products) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 425 of 2003) to facilitate the introduction of the combined text and photo warnings provided for in the Public Health (Tobacco) (General and Combined Warnings) Regulations 2011

These Regulations should be read in conjunction with the Public Health (Tobacco) (General and Combined Warnings) Regulations 2011.

The Public Health (Tobacco) (General and Combined Warnings) Regulations 2011 require inter alia, combined text and photo warnings in addition to existing general health warnings and information notices concerning nicotine, tar and carbon monoxide on all tobacco products

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