Part of Amendment of the Law – in the House of Commons at 9:39 pm on 23rd March 2015.
(1) For the table in Schedule 1 to the Tobacco Products Duty Act 1979 substitute—
|1. Cigarettes||An amount equal to 16.5 per cent of the retail price plus £189.49 per thousand cigarettes|
|2. Cigars||£236.37 per kilogram|
|3. Hand-rolling tobacco||£185.74 per kilogram|
|4. Other smoking tobacco and chewing tobacco||£103.91 per kilogram”.|
(2) The amendments made by this Resolution come into force at 6 pm on
And it is 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.