Smokefree Environments and Regulated Products (Smoked Tobacco) Amendment Bill

Public submissions for this bill close on Wednesday 24 August 2022.

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About this bill

This bill significantly limits the number of retailers able to sell smoked tobacco products; aims to prevent young people from taking up smoking by prohibiting the sale of smoked tobacco products to anyone born on or after 1 January 2009; and aims to make smoked tobacco products less appealing and addictive.

Current status

Passed first reading 26 July 2022, now with the Health Committee (currently before committee).
Submissions due 24 August 2022

Member of Parliament responsible

Ayesha Verrall

Bill type

Government bill



All data
Bill type Government bill
Parliament 53
Ref 143-1
Introduced 21 June 2022
First reading 26 July 2022
Select Committee Health Committee
Public submissions due 24 August 2022
Divided No

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