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Regulatory Reporting Requirements

Regulatory Reporting Requirements - Philip Morris USA

Since introducing snus and moist smokeless tobacco products into test market in 2006, Philip Morris USA has reported certain types of smokeless tobacco product information to various state and federal agencies.

Since introducing snus and moist smokeless tobacco products into test market in 2006, Philip Morris USA has reported certain types of smokeless tobacco product information to various state and federal agencies.

Federal

Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

Since 2007, PM USA has annually provided the HHS with a list of ingredients added to tobacco in the manufacture of its smokeless tobacco products and information regarding the nicotine content.

Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

The Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act (FSPTCA) was signed into law by President Obama on June 22, 2009. This legislation gave the FDA regulatory authority over tobacco products. The FSPTCA added new regulatory reporting and other requirements with which PM USA and other manufacturers must comply. These requirements include, among others, registering manufacturing facilities, listing products and submitting ingredient information for each brand and sub-brand. For further information, see Federal Regulation of Tobacco.

State

Massachusetts

PM USA annually reports information to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts regarding nicotine in Marlboro Snus.

Minnesota

PM USA annually reports information to the State of Minnesota regarding the presence of certain designated substances in tobacco.

Texas

PM USA annually reports to the State of Texas Marlboro Snus product ingredient information, as well as information regarding nicotine in Marlboro Snus.

Utah

Since 2010, PM USA has provided wholesalers serving Utah information regarding the moisture content of its smokeless tobacco products in accordance with a State of Utah requirement.

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Information about the ingredients included in PM USA's smokeless tobacco products can be found in the Ingredients section of the smokeless tobacco product site.

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