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FDA tobacco legislation reaches Senate floor this week

Senate legislation authorizing the FDA to regulate tobacco will come to the Senate floor this week. The bill would give the FDA new product safety powers to regulate tobacco products. The tobacco regulation bill would create a new department within the FDA with the authority to regulate tobacco marketing and advertising, control the amount of nicotine in products and bar product claims such as “light” and “low-tar.”

To read more about the tobacco regulation litigation.