While Columbus’ existing flavored tobacco ban will no longer be enforceable as of April 24, the fight over the law may not be done.
Ohio Governor Vetoes Law That Would Have Prevented Cities from Banning Sales of Flavored Tobacco/Vapes
Gov. Mike DeWine, a Republican, once again called for a statewide ban on the sale of flavored vaping products.
On Monday, the Columbus City Council voted to make the sale of flavored tobacco and vaping products illegal. On Wednesday, the Ohio Senate voted to make the Columbus law illegal.
Leaders in Ohio’s largest city have unanimously approved a ban on the sale of flavored tobacco products.
The Columbus City Council wasted no time in approving an increase to the minimum age to purchase tobacco, though it won’t go into effect for…
The Columbus Board of Health unanimously approved a measure that would raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco from 18 to 21. While the measure…