Age Restrictions

Florida’s Governor Signs Tobacco Purchasing Age Increase Bill

After vetoing a somewhat similar bill last year, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has signed a bill that will raise the state’s minimum age to purchase…

Alabama Legislature Passes Tobacco Purchasing Age Increase, Sends to Governor (Update)

Alabama could be the next state to officially raise its minimum age to purchase or possess tobacco products, as on Thursday the legislature approved HB…

Florida Legislature Approves Tobacco Purchase Age Increase (Update)

The Florida legislature has passed a bill that would increase the state’s minimum age to purchase tobacco products and e-cigarettes to 21-years-old, aligning it with current…

Nevada Assembly Approves Bill Increasing Tobacco Purchasing Age to 21-Years-Old

On Tuesday, the Nevada Assembly gave its approval to AB 59, a bill seeking to raise the state’s minimum age to purchase tobacco products to…

Idaho House Rejects Bill to Increase Minimum Tobacco Purchasing Age to 21

Today, the Idaho House of Representatives voted 40-28 against increasing the minimum age to purchase tobacco products from 18- to 21-years-old. S.B. 1087 passed the…

Idaho Senate Passes Tobacco Purchasing Age Increase

Nearly one year after it rejected an effort to increase the minimum purchasing age for tobacco products to 21-years-old, the Idaho Senate passed S.B. 1087…

Florida Tobacco Purchasing Age Increase Bill Introduced Again

Last year, Gov. Ron DeSantis vetoed S.B. 810, which would have both increased the minimum age to purchase tobacco from 18 to 21 and also…

North Dakota Senate Passes Tobacco Purchasing Age Increase

North Dakota’s Senate has moved its state one step closer to modifying state law to require the minimum age to purchase tobacco change from 18…

Suffolk County, N.Y. Legislator Announces Bill Raising Tobacco Purchasing Age to 25-Years-Old

A Suffolk County legislator has announced plans to introduce a resolution that will raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco products and e-cigarettes in the county…

Florida Governor Vetoes Bill Increasing Tobacco Purchasing Age

On Tuesday, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis vetoed Senate Bill 810, which sought to raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco and vaping products to 21…

Nebraska’s Legislature Raises Tobacco Purchasing Age to 21-Years-Old, Bill Awaits Governor’s Signature (Update)

The minimum age to purchase and possess tobacco products in Nebraska will likely soon be 21-years-old, as the state’s legislature has approved LB 1064 by a…