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[Hawaii] New smoking laws go into effect on New Year's, but enforcement won't be immediate

New laws affecting users of cigarettes and electronic smoking in devices in Hawaii go into effect on Jan. 1, 2016, but enforcement won't begin for three months. Health officials and Honolulu police will focus on educating residents, visitors, and retaile
KGMB 9 (Honolulu, HI)
added Dec 30, 2015 16:39

VIDEO: New Hawaii smoking law will have brief educational grace period

The state announced Tuesday that there will be a brief educational grace period after the new smoking law goes into effect Friday, Jan. 1. Hawaii is raising the minimum age from 18 to 21 to buy any tobacco product, including e-cigarettes.
KHON2 News (Honolulu, HI)
added Dec 30, 2015 16:34
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The Hawaii State Department of Health wants to remind the public that, effective Jan. 1, 2016, you must be at least age 21 to buy tobacco products and electronic smoking devices (e-cigarettes) in Hawaii. Hawaii is the first state in the nation to raise th
Office of the Governor Hawaii
added Dec 30, 2015 16:26

Marines Will Comply With Hawaii Law Raising Smoking Age to 21

Brilakis announced the Corps would cooperate with a new Hawaii law that raises the minimum age to use or purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21. The law, signed in June, is intended to stop people from becoming habitual smokers. Hawaii officials have to
added Dec 29, 2015 22:59
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Tobacco, eCig laws take effect on New Year’s Day; Hawaii first state to raise legal age to 21

The Department of the Navy announced that they will enact a policy that complies with the new Hawaii state law, and that all shore-based Navy and Marine Corps Exchanges in Hawaii will cease the sale of tobacco products to anyone under the age of 21, effe
KWQC TV 6 (Davenport, IA)
added Dec 29, 2015 16:39

Hawaii raises legal age for smoking to 21

Hawaii is the first state in the nation to raise the minimum age to 21 (Act 122). A second measure restricts the use of e-cigarettes in all locations where smoking is illegal (Act 019).
KXAN-TV36 (Austin, TX)
added Dec 29, 2015 05:35
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[Hawaii] Hawaiʻi Raises Legal Smoking Age to 21 on Jan. 1, 2016

Governor David Ige just signed Senate Bill 1030 into law, making it illegal to sell tobacco products to anyone under the age of 21. Hawaii is the first state in the nation to raise the age of sale of tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, to 21. Maui
Maui (HI) Now
added Dec 29, 2015 16:40
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New Hawaii law to raise smoking age Jan. 1

On Jan. 1, 2016, Hawaii will become the first state to ban smoking for anyone under the age of 21. Senate Bill 1030 prohibits individuals under the age of 21 from buying, possessing or consuming tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, and bans business
Hookele – Pearl Harbor – Hickam News (HI)
added Dec 23, 2015 20:40
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[Hawaii] YADAO: Kaleo Vaping not exempt from smoke-free law

vapers should abide by and embrace the smoke-free rules just like cigarette smokers. Considering how we may never know what exactly is in a person’s vape-pen, it is too much of a risk and just plain selfish to expose unsuspecting bystanders to the mystery
Ka Leo O Hawai'i [University of Hawaii]
added Nov 16, 2015 22:24

Hawaii's congressional delegation introduces bill to raise smoking age to 21

U.S. Sens. Brian Schatz and Mazie Hirono were among eight senators who introduced on Wednesday the Tobacco to 21st Act, a bill that would prohibit the sale or distribution of tobacco products to those under the age of 21.
KGMB 9 (Honolulu, HI)
added Sep 30, 2015 16:24
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