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PUBLIC LAW 98-000—MMMM. DD, 1984

98 STAT. 2204


Effective date. 15 USC 1335a note.

PUBLIC LAW 98-474—OCT. 12, 1984

"(C) any other information which the Secretary determines to be in the public interest. "(2)(A) Any information provided to the Secretary under subsection (a) shall be treated as trade secret or confidential information subject to section 552(b)(4) of title 5, United States Code and section 1905 of title 18, United States Code and shall not be revealed, except as provided in paragraph (1), to any person other than those authorized by the Secretary in carrying out their official duties under this section. "(B) Subparagraph (A) does not authorize the withholding of a list provided under subsection (a) from any duly authorized subcommittee or committee of the Congress. If a subcommittee or committee of the Congress requests the Secretary to provide it such a list, the Secretary shall make the list available to the subcommittee or committee and shall, at the same time, notify in writing the person who provided the list of such request. "(C) The Secretary shall establish written procedures to assure the confidentiality of information provided under subsection (a). Such procedures shall include the designation of a duly authorized agent to serve as custodian of such information. The agent— "(i) shall take physical possession of the information and, when not in use by a person authorized to have access to such information, shall store it in a locked cabinet or file, and "(ii) shall maintain a complete record of any person who inspects or uses the information. Such procedures shall require that any person permitted access to the information shall be instructed in writing not to disclose the information to anyone who is not entitled to have access to the mformation.". (b) Section 7 of the Federal Cigarette Labeling and Advertising Act added by subsection (a) shall take effect upon the expiration of the one-year period beginning on the date of the enactment of this Act. MISCELLANEOUS AMENDMENTS

SEC. 6. (a) Paragraph (1) of section 2 of the Federal Cigarette Labeling and Advertising Act (15 U.S.C. 1331) is amended to read as follows: "(1) the public may be adequately informed about any adverse health effects of cigarette smoking by inclusion of warning notices on each package of cigarettes and in each advertisement (b) Section 3 of such Act (15 U.S.C. 1332) is amended by adding at the end the following: "(8) The term 'Secretary' means the Secretary of Health and Human Services.". (c) Section 8 of such Act (15 U.S.C. 1336) (as so redesignated) is amended to read as follows: FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION

Ante, p. 2201.

"SEC. 8. Nothing in this Act (other than the requirements of section 4(b)) shall be construed to limit, restrict, expand, or otherwise affect the authority of the Federal Trade (Commission with respect to unfair or deceptive acts or practices in the advertising of cigarettes.".