Legislation & Regulation: Russia

Listed below are documents relating to the implementation and regulation of picture-based health warnings in Russia, which are scheduled to come into effect in 2013. Changes to Russia's 2008 Technical Regulations for Tobacco Products are required by an Order of the Russian Ministry of Health (No. 24 097) from May 10, 2012. These changes will amend the 2008 Technical Regulations by replacing the 12 text warnings with 12 picture-based warnings. Click below to view the Russian version of the Order from May 10, 2012.