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Time for standardised packaging
The consultation on standard packs closed in August 2012. Since then since another 570 children in the UK have started smoking every day.
The SFAC supports amendments to the Children and Families Bill tabled by a cross-party, cross-bench group of peers and a strengthening amendment by Labour, which would give the Secretary of State the power to introduce regulations requiring the standardised packaging of cigarettes and other tobacco products. More...