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Deeming Tobacco Products to be Subject to the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act ….

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https://s3.amazonaws.com/public-inspection.federalregister.gov/2016-10685.pdf

Text of final rule which extends existing FDA authority over tobacco products to include e-cigarettes and all other categories of products that meet the statutory definition of tobacco product.  The new rule also bans the sale of e-tobacco products to those under age 18 and requires manufacturers to seek government approval of their products.  From the Food and Drug Administration