Dear European Parliament,
Under the right of access to documents in the EU treaties, as developed in Regulation 1049/2001, I am requesting documents which contain the following information:
Details of meetings & correspondence between representatives of Action on smoking & Health (ASH UK), Cancer Research UK (CRUK) and European Public Health Alliance (EPHA). Jan 2012 - December 2013
Reference: A (2013) 15968
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Transparency - Public Access to documents Unit
Directorate B - DG EPRS
A(2013)15968/MT/en - Clarification
On 9 December, Parliament received your request for:
"Details of meetings & correspondence between representatives of
Action on smoking & Health (ASH UK), Cancer Research UK (CRUK) and
European Public Health Alliance (EPHA). Jan 2012 - December 2013"
We would ask you to please clarify what meetings and correspondence you
are referring to in your request.
In the meantime, please note that more information about the following
organisations can be found in the European Transparency Register:
If we can help you further please let us know.
Transparency - Public Access to documents
Library and Document Management Directorate
I would like to see advice given with regards to regulation of electronic cigarettes.
We understand that you are referring to advice given by outside bodies
(for example ASH UK, CRUK & EPHA) in the framework of the Parliamentary
report on the Tobacco Products Directive. Please note that rapporteur
MEP Linda McAvan has annexed a detailled legislative footprint to her
report listing outside bodies consulted, which can be viewed here: (see
Please note that this legislative footprint is due to be updated by the
rapporteur ahead of the vote in plenary (Feb II session).
We would also like to inform you that ENVI committee held a workshop on
e-cigarettes in order to have an exchange with experts on 7 May 2013.
The video of the event and a detailled report on the proceedings are
available on the following links:
In addition, and for more general information available on the subject,
you will find attached the EP library's briefing on electronic
We hope this is helpful.
EP Register of Documents