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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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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
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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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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
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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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[Hawaii] Dr. Beach to give extra credit to no-smoking beaches

"Dr. Beach" is starting his list of best beaches over from scratch in 2016. And he'll be giving extra credit to beaches that ban smoking. Professor Stephen Leatherman... "The No. 1 form of litter on beaches is cigarette butts, and it is disgusting," Leat
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 5, 2015 18:17
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[Hawaii] Residential common areas are off-limits for smoking ($$)

Disputes among smokers and nonsmokers living in apartment buildings and other close quarters are a perennial topic for Kokua Line. Rules vary according to the property type. Secondhand smoke exposure “in multiunit housing is problematic because there is
Honolulu (HI) Star Advertiser
added Sep 2, 2015 10:23
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[Hawaii] MURATA: Take smoking off the sidewalks

All of the time, effort and money that went into building a completely smoke-free campus should have been directed elsewhere. It would take just 10 minutes to buy signs designating smoking areas for the entire Mānoa; to install them, it would take the ti
Ka Leo O Hawai'i [University of Hawaii]
added Sep 1, 2015 18:15
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[Hawaii] Maui Committee Considers Smoking Ban at Bus Stops

A bill that seeks a ban on smoking at county bus stops will be considered by the Housing, Human Services and Transportation Committee this week. The bill was introduced by Presiding Officer Pro Tempore Michael Victorino.
Maui (HI) Now
added Aug 18, 2015 09:13
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