Law on Tobacco Control, 2009 [Lao PDR]

This law determines the principles, regulations and measures on the control, management, monitoring, and supervision of the production, import, sales, advertisement of tobacco products, to protect all people from negative effects of tobacco, aimed at decreasing unhealthy consumption and spending, as well as protecting the ambient environments, so that all can effectively contribute to the protection and development of the nation.

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Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
Document reference # No.07/NA
Issuing agency/parties
  • National Assembly
  • Lao
Formal type of document Law
Topics SDG 3 Good health and well-being
License Giấy phép bản quyền mở
Copyright Yes
Status Adopted, validated, in effect
Version date (of draft) 2009-11-26
Adoption date/Enacted/Promulgation date/Signing date 2009-11-26
Effective/Enforced Date 2009-12-16
Publication reference Pursuant to Chapter 6, Article 67, clause 1 of the Constitution of the Lao People's Democratic Republic and the laws adopted by the National Assembly; ; Pursuant to a resolution No 199/NA dated 26 November 2009 of the National Assembly on the Law on Tobacco Control; and Pursuant to Proposal No. 086/SCNA, dated 10 December 2009, of the Standing Committee of National Assembly.
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Date uploaded May 30, 2019, 08:53 (UTC)
Date modified November 29, 2019, 07:26 (UTC)