SB 1618 Update for ALL tobaccoo and vapor products

SB 1618 Update for ALL tobaccoo and vapor products

Update on SB 1618, which would raise the minimum sales age for ALL tobacco and vapor products from 18 to 21 AND require a signature on delivery for vapor products. This bill has passed its second of three committee hearings with an amendment regarding sales of cigars....
Vape pens are no longer discreet — they are high fashion

Vape pens are no longer discreet — they are high fashion

Not long ago, pot-smoking devices were designed to be as discreet as possible. So much so that one such implement actually masqueraded as a cigarette. That way, squares and the law figured you for the type of person who steered clear of contraband substances. These...
Florida Senate Supports Vaping Ban In Workplaces

Florida Senate Supports Vaping Ban In Workplaces

TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) – A plan to carry out Florida’s voter-approved ban on vaping and the use of electronic cigarettes in workplaces got Senate approval Thursday. Without debate, the Senate unanimously supported a proposal (SB 7012) by Sen. Wilton Simpson,...
Montana Faces Opposition To 50% Vapor Tax

Montana Faces Opposition To 50% Vapor Tax

Montana’s proposed Senate Bill 56, which would impose a 50 percent tax on all vapor products sold within the state, faced opposition testimony from 12 advocates, some from the Montana Taxpayers Association. President of the Montana Taxpayers Association Robert Story...
NYVSA Responds To Cuomo’s Budget Attack On Vaping

NYVSA Responds To Cuomo’s Budget Attack On Vaping

On Saturday, January 12th, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced extensive restrictions on vaping and vapor products in his proposed 2019 budget. Included are a state-wide Tobacco 21 policy, retailer licensing, prohibition of sales at retailers such as pharmacies...