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New Year Heralds New Laws Raising Tobacco Sale Age to 21

Hawaii to implement first statewide 21 law

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Dec 30, 2015

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January 1 rings in the New Year – and brings in some new laws in the fight against tobacco.

Hawaii will make history as the first state to raise the minimum legal sale age for tobacco products to 21. The new law takes effect January 1, prohibiting the sale of tobacco products, including electronic cigarettes, to anyone under 21. “We are proud to once again be at the forefront of the nation in tobacco prevention and control,” said Hawaii Director of Health Virginia Pressler.

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posted December 30, 2015

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