Committee Details

House of Assembly Standing Orders
53rd Parliament 06/05/2014 - 17/02/2018
Reported on 24 February 2016

Committee Function

That this House establish a Select Committee to investigate and report on E-Cigarettes and any legislative and regulatory controls that should be applied to the advertising, sale and use of personal vaporisers; and in particular –
(a) the potential for personal vaporisers to reduce tobacco smoking prevalence and harms;
(b) the potential risks of these products to individual and population health from vapour emissions, poisoning and the reduced impact of tobacco control measures;
(c) make recommendations on approaches to the regulation of personal vaporisers under the Tobacco Products Regulation Act 1997, including addressing the following areas –
i. availability and supply;
ii. sales to minors;
iii. advertising and promotion;
iv. use in smoke-free areas;
v. product safety and quality control; and
(d) any other relevant matters
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Acknowledgement of Country

The Parliament of South Australia acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the traditional owners of this country throughout Australia, and their connection to land and community. We pay our respect to them and their cultures and to the Elders both past and present.