FDA Moves Create Slippery Slope

Is anyone really surprised to learn the FDA’s recent announcement that it will be attempting to stuff e-cigarettes into the round hole that is tobacco regulations might cause some fallout?  One such side effect appears to be that entities are feeling more free to ban e-cigarettes by way of rolling them into existing tobacco rules despite the product’s tobacco-free nature.
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FDA Is Ready to Regulate eCigs, Awaiting Approval

I’ve covered in previous news commentary that some people have gotten some hints from the FDA on its intentions to regulate e-cigarettes ASAP. Essentially the agency is good to go but is waiting on approval from the OMB to greenlight the move. It turns out that seems to be true. A hat tip to Dimitris from the Vape Team for posting this up on his Facebook page. Apparently, the FDA has submitted whatever plans it has up its sleeve for approval back on October 1st.
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