9. Tobacco Products (Rates)

Orders of the Day — Ways and Means – in the House of Commons at 9:30 pm on 22nd March 1993.

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Resolved,That, as from 6 o'clock in the evening of 16th March 1993, for the Table in Schedule 1 to the Tobacco Products Duty Act 1979 there shall be substituted—

"TABLE
1. CigarettesAn amount equal to 20 per cent. of the retail price plus £48·75 per thousand cigarettes.
2. Cigars£72·30 per kilogram.
3. Hand-rolling tobacco£76·29 per kilogram
4. Other smoking tobacco and chewing tobacco£31·93 per kilogram."
And it is hereby declared that it is expedient in the public interest that this Resolution should have statutory effect under the provisions of the Provisional Collection of Taxes Act 1968.