Amendment To The Tobacco Act

Original Language Title: Änderung des Tabakgesetzes

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5. Federal law that modifies the tobacco law

The National Council has decided:

The tobacco act, Federal Law Gazette No. 431/1995 last amended by Federal Law Gazette I no. 120/2008, is amended as follows:

1. paragraph 2 paragraph 2:

"(2) in marketing of individual cigarettes, unpacked cigarettes or packs of cigarettes in a different packet size as 20 or 25 piece is forbidden."

2. in article 18 the following paragraph 8 is added after paragraph 7:

"(8) § 2 para 2 as amended by Federal Law Gazette I no. 5/2015 from 1.1.2016 into force"