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#cigarette packaging

# cigarette-packaging - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

How are senior gardaí appointed and removed from their jobs?

The Technical Group will put forward a Bill today that would update the current process.

# cigarette-packaging - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Public hearings to be held on proposals to standardise cigarette packaging

The general scheme of the bill to standard packaging on cigarettes is to be the subject of public hearings by an Oireachtas committee.

# cigarette-packaging - Friday 1 February, 2013

Graphic images to appear on cigarette packets from today

The use of similar images in Canada and Brazil have helped increase awareness of the negative effects of smoking.

# cigarette-packaging - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

Smokers' group slams introduction of graphic health warnings

Forest Eirean said smokers already know the health risks and the warnings are “unnecessarily intrusive” and “gratuitously offensive”.

# cigarette-packaging - Saturday 1 December, 2012

Australia introduces plain packaging for cigarettes

All cigarettes will now have to be sold in identical, olive-brown packets bearing the same typeface and largely covered with graphic health warnings.

# cigarette-packaging - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

Plain cigarette packets less appealing to female smokers - study

A new study has shown that cigarette packaging has a direct impact on the choices of female smokers.