Turkmenistan

Policy Summary: 

E-cigarettes are classified as tobacco products. The law explicitly prohibits the retail sale of e-cigarettes; policy dimensions of advertising/promotion/sponsorship, distribution, manufacture, importation and use of e-cigarettes are understood to also be covered in this prohibition.* 

*Personal communication with in-country expert/MOH representative

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Regulatory Mechanisms: 

Law of Turkmenistan on protecting the health of citizens from the effect of tobacco smoke and the consequences of tobacco product consumption (http://www.webcitation.org/query?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.tobaccocontrollaws...)