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Tobacco and Vaping Products Act

Version of section 21 from 2019-06-17 to 2019-11-08:

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 trademark that appeared on a tobacco product for sale in Canada on December 2, 1996.

  • 1997, c. 13, s. 21
  • 2014, c. 20, s. 366(E)

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