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Hawaii-based troops face new tobacco ban

Navy and Marine Corps Exchanges will stop selling tobacco products — including smokeless tobacco and E cigarettes — to anyone under 21, the messages say, because military installations in Hawaii "are subject to concurrent jurisdiction." Under the new la
Marine Corps Times
added Dec 30, 2015 22:44

VIDEO: How will the new tobacco laws in Hawaii will lead to a smoke free Hawaii

The two laws that will take effect on January 1, 2016, encourage a smoke-free Hawai‘i by restricting the use of tobacco products. The first law raises the legal smoking age in Hawai‘i from 18 to 21. Starting on January 1, people under the age of 21 will
KHON2 News (Honolulu, HI)
added Dec 30, 2015 22:42
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Hawaii to become the first state to ban smoking for under 21s: Vendors to be fined $500 if they are caught selling to anyone underage

Hawaii's governor David Inge signed the bill into a law last summer. 'Raising the minimum age as part of our comprehensive tobacco control efforts will help reduce tobacco use among our youth and increase the likelihood that our keiki will grow up tobacc
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 30, 2015 16:25
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Hawaii raises age to buy tobacco

A new law that raises the minimum age to buy tobacco products and electronic smoking devices from 18 to 21 goes into effect New Year’s Day, making Hawaii the first state to enact such measures. “I think it’s great,” said John Sagud of Lihue, who started
The Garden Island (Lihue, HI)
added Dec 30, 2015 16:18

[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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