tobacco purchasing age

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…

New Hampshire’s Tobacco Purchasing Age Now 21-Years-Old

New Hampshire has joined the Tobacco 21 movement, as Gov. Chris Sununu signed HB 1245 into law, an omnibus bill that included SB 248, which…

Minnesota’s Tobacco Purchasing Age Now 21-Years-Old

The age to purchase tobacco products is now officially 21-years-old in Minnesota, as an increase signed into law in mid-May has gone into effect. HF…

Georgia’s Governor Signs Bill Raising Tobacco Purchasing Age to 21-Years-Old

Gov. Brian Kemp has made Georgia the most recent state to raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco products to 21-years-old, signing SB 375 into…

Colorado’s Governor Signs Tobacco Purchasing Age Increase Bill

Colorado is the latest state to change its laws to make 21 the minimum age to purchase tobacco products, as Gov. Jared Polis signed HB20-1001 into…

Mississippi Raising Tobacco Purchasing Age to 21-Years-Old

The list of states that have formally raised the tobacco purchasing age to 21-years-old continues to grow with Mississippi becoming the latest to change its…

Indiana’s Tobacco Purchasing Age Increases to 21

Indiana’s minimum age to purchase tobacco products is now 21-years-old. The changes were proposed and approved via SB 1, which increased the age to both…