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Tobacco and Vaping Products Act

Version of section 21 from 2002-12-31 to 2019-06-16:

Marginal note:Testimonials or endorsements

  •  (1) No person shall promote a tobacco product by means of a testimonial or an endorsement, however displayed or communicated.

  • Marginal note:Depiction of person

    (2) For the purposes of subsection (1), the depiction of a person, character or animal, whether real or fictional, is considered to be a testimonial for, or an endorsement of, the product.

  • Marginal note:Exception

    (3) This section does not apply to a trade-mark that appeared on a tobacco product for sale in Canada on December 2, 1996.

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