Apr 30 2019And here's what some of the nation's leading anti-smoking groups are saying about the bill: "The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids strongly supports the Tobacco to 21 Act and we applaud Rep DeGette and Rep Stewart for introducing this bipartisan legislation to help prevent young people from starting down a path that often leads to In recent months Massachusetts and other states including Michigan Montana New York Oregon Rhode Island Utah and Washington have temporarily banned or restricted the sale of vaping products But Massachusetts is now the first with a broad permanent ban in place on all flavored tobacco or nicotine vaping products anti-smoking groups say

Antismoking Groups Say Bill That Lifts Tobacco

Jun 04 2019Antismoking Groups Say Bill That Lifts Tobacco-Buying Age To 21 Has A Big Flaw By some advocacy groups are warning that one prominent bill could offer a loophole for tobacco companies and ia Democratic Sen Tim Kaine — would lift the purchase age to 21 but also require that each U S state pass a law lifting its minimum age to

At $3 51 per pack the cigarette tax in Massachusetts is considered high but a new report places the Bay State among the states spending the least to prevent kids from smoking and to help smokers stop The report released by anti-smoking groups determined the $3 7 million being spent this year on tobacco prevention and cessation programs is 5 6 percent of the $66 9 million

Apr 30 2019And here's what some of the nation's leading anti-smoking groups are saying about the bill: "The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids strongly supports the Tobacco to 21 Act and we applaud Rep DeGette and Rep Stewart for introducing this bipartisan legislation to help prevent young people from starting down a path that often leads to

Dec 20 2015New Jersey lawmakers are considering a bill that would make the state the second in the country to raise the minimum age to buy tobacco products to 21 New Jersey lawmakers are considering a bill that would make the state the second in the country to

Nov 27 2019BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts became the first state to ban flavored tobacco and nicotine vaping products including menthol cigarettes after Republican Gov Charlie Baker signed into law on Wednesday a bill that's meant to reduce the appeal of the products to young people amid a rash of illnesses and deaths linked to vaping Anti-smoking groups hailed the ban which restricts sale

Higher tobacco

Dec 19 2019Higher tobacco-buying age helps Juul and Altria avoid a ban on flavored e-cigarettes group says December 19 2019 Washington's year-end spending deal has included a measure that lifts the age for buying tobacco products to 21 from 18 but one prominent anti-tobacco group is issuing warnings this week about the development rather than

In recent months Massachusetts and other states including Michigan Montana New York Oregon Rhode Island Utah and Washington have temporarily banned or restricted the sale of vaping products But Massachusetts is now the first with a broad permanent ban in place on all flavored tobacco or nicotine vaping products anti-smoking groups say

(No more menthol cigarettes) BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts became the first state to ban flavored tobacco and nicotine vaping products including menthol cigarettes after Republican Gov Charlie Baker signed into law on Wednesday a bill that's meant to reduce the appeal of the products to young people amid a rash of illnesses and deaths linked to vaping

In recent months Massachusetts and other states including Michigan Montana New York Oregon Rhode Island Utah and Washington have temporarily banned or restricted the sale of vaping products But Massachusetts is now the first with a broad permanent ban in place on all flavoured tobacco or nicotine vaping products anti-smoking groups say

Nov 27 2019BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts became the first state to ban flavored tobacco and nicotine vaping products including menthol cigarettes after Republican Gov Charlie Baker signed into law on Wednesday a bill that's meant to reduce the appeal of the products to young people amid a rash of illnesses and deaths linked to vaping Anti-smoking groups hailed the ban which restricts sale

In recent months Massachusetts and other states including Michigan Montana New York Oregon Rhode Island Utah and Washington have temporarily banned or restricted the sale of vaping products But Massachusetts is now the first with a broad permanent ban in place on all flavoured tobacco or nicotine vaping products anti-smoking groups say

Nov 28 2019In recent months Massachusetts and other states including Michigan Montana New York Oregon Rhode Island Utah and Washington have temporarily banned or restricted the sale of vaping products But Massachusetts is now the first with a broad permanent ban in place on all flavored tobacco or nicotine vaping products anti-smoking groups say

Dec 18 2019Anti-smoking groups have tracked the trend with measured support noting the role of Juul and Altria lobbyists behind many of the efforts In Washington DC Juul's lobbying budget ballooned to more than $3 1m in the first nine months of 2019 nearly twice the company's spending for all of 2018

Higher tobacco

Dec 19 2019Higher tobacco-buying age helps Juul and Altria avoid a ban on flavored e-cigarettes group says December 19 2019 Washington's year-end spending deal has included a measure that lifts the age for buying tobacco products to 21 from 18 but one prominent anti-tobacco group is issuing warnings this week about the development rather than

Antismoking Groups Say Bill That Lifts Tobacco-Buying Age To 21 Has A Big Flaw The prominent bill could offer a loophole for tobacco companies News McConnell Kaine Introduce Bill To Raise Nationwide Age On Tobacco Products McConnell had previously announced his intent to sponsor the bill

Dec 18 2019See: Spending deal to repeal certain 'Obamacare' taxes lift tobacco-buying age to 21 Tobacco giant Altria Group Inc MO +1 04% and vaping heavyweight Juul Labs Inc (in which Altria has a 35% stake) didn't respond to requests for comment An Altria spokesman earlier this year told MarketWatch that raising the purchasing age for all

Nov 28 2019In recent months Massachusetts and other states including Michigan Montana New York Oregon Rhode Island Utah and Washington have temporarily banned or restricted the sale of vaping products But Massachusetts is now the first with a broad permanent ban in place on all flavored tobacco or nicotine vaping products anti-smoking groups say

(No more menthol cigarettes) BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts became the first state to ban flavored tobacco and nicotine vaping products including menthol cigarettes after Republican Gov Charlie Baker signed into law on Wednesday a bill that's meant to reduce the appeal of the products to young people amid a rash of illnesses and deaths linked to vaping

At The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids site you will get an understanding of the most important issues vaping and the present struggle between our government and the tobacco industry There are reports providing a clear perspective on a range of topics such as one report on your State's current use of the $240 billion settlement with Big Tobacco a report on the global treaty on tobacco