Tag: legislation

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 Another year of upheaval

Every year that passes seems to bring with it more tobacco legislation, and this year marks the introduction...

Beer
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Alcohol reform dealt further blow after MSPs reject plans

The Scottish Government has been dealt a blow in its plans to reform alcohol legislation after the general...

Food waste
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£10k fines in store as food waste recycling threshold drops

Look out if you’re currently throwing out food waste with your general rubbish – you could be heading...

Houses of Parliament
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New Enterprise Bill gets behind small businesses

A clampdown on the late payment of insurance claims and the introduction of a Small Business Commissioner are...

Firework
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New fireworks regs come into force

New regulations have come into force over the sale of fireworks. With retailers soon to begin ordering stock...

Scottish Parliament
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Five year ban on personal alcohol licences removed

A five year ban on holding a personal alcohol licence for people who failed to undertake refresher training...

Cigarettes in plain packaging
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JTI goes to court over plain packaging

Japan Tobacco International has filed a legal challenge to the UK legislation introducing plain packaging for cigarettes and RYO tobacco...

Man using electronic cigarette
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E-cigs ban for under-18s

The Scottish Government will ban the sale of non-medicinal e-cigarettes to under-18s - and also make it an offence for...

Man using electronic cigarette
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Confusion over e-cigarette legislation

Elements within new regulations making e-cigarettes age-restricted will cause confusion for retailers already overburdened by red tape, according...

Tobacco gantry
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Government urged to publish plain pack consultation report ‘without further delay’

Opponents of plain packaging of tobacco have urged the government to publish the report on its 2014 consultation...