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    SCAI Joins Other Organizations and Comments on Tobacco Control Efforts in the U.S. - Japan Trade Agreement

    November 26, 2018

    SCAI, along with other organizations, signed on to a comment letter in response to the United States Trade Representative’s (USTR) request for comments about negotiating objectives for a U.S. – Japan trade agreement. The letter requests that any agreement provides the protections necessary to enable both countries to adopt public health measures to protect their citizens from the death and disease caused by tobacco products without facing the risk of litigation by tobacco companies. To review the letter.