tobacco purchasing age

Florida House Passes Tobacco Purchasing Age Increase

A Florida bill to raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco products took a step forward today as the state’s House of Representatives passed it…

Colorado House of Representatives Approves Tobacco Purchasing Age Increase

The Colorado House of Representatives has passed a bill that will raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco products to 21-years-old, passing it by a…

Utah Bill to Speed Up Minimum Tobacco Purchasing Age Increase Clears Committee

Utah is on track to increase its minimum age to purchase tobacco in the state, though it’s a gradual process. On July 1, the minimum…

Florida Senate Passes Tobacco Purchasing Age Increase

The Florida State Senate has passed a bill that would increase the minimum age to purchase tobacco products from 18- to 21-years-old. S.B. 810 passed…

Oklahoma House Passes Increase to Minimum Tobacco Purchasing Age

On Thursday, the Oklahoma House of Representatives took a step towards bringing the state into compliance with the recently enacted federal minimum tobacco purchasing age…

New Mexico Governor Signs Tobacco Purchasing Age Increase

Effective Jan. 1, 2021, the minimum age to purchase tobacco products in the state of New Mexico will be 21. Yesterday, Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham…

Hastings and Lakeville, Minn. Approve Tobacco Purchasing Age Increases

While the state legislature continues to debate raising the minimum age to purchase tobacco products to 21-years-old, a pair of Minneapolis suburbs approved their own…

Indiana Legislature Close to Passing Tobacco Purchasing Age Increase

The Indiana Legislature will likely pass legislation in the coming days that will increase the minimum age to purchase tobacco products, e-cigarettes and vaping products…

Oklahoma Senate Passes Bill Increasing Minimum Age to Purchase Tobacco to 21

The Oklahoma Senate passed a bill that would increase the minimum age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21-years-old. S.B. 1423 passed the Oklahoma…

Idaho Senate Rejects Tobacco Purchasing Age Increase Bill

Not every state is signing on to the recently passed federal increase of the minimum age to purchase tobacco to 21-years-old, as on Thursday the…

St. Louis County, Mo. Increases Minimum Tobacco Purchasing Age to 21

St. Louis County, Mo., the most populous county in the state, has increased the minimum age to purchase tobacco from 18 to 21 within the…