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Arizona: Laws and Regulations SummaryJump to a section using the links below: Past LawsPending LawsCurrent LawsOur view Past laws HB 2648 Prohibits any marketing or advertising of vapor products “in a manner that specifically appeals to children” Prohibit the manufacture or sale of a vapor product with a label or packaging that “attempts to confuse the vapor product with […]
Delaware: Laws and Regulations SummaryJump to a section using the links below: Past LawsPending LawsCurrent LawsOur view Past laws HB 309 Prohibit the use of electronic cigarettes wherever smoking is banned HB 138 Would have imposed a 30% tax on E-Cigarettes and smokeless tobacco
Alabama: Laws and Regulations SummaryJump to a section using the links below: Past LawsPending LawsCurrent LawsOur view Past laws HB 258 Would have banned the use of e-cigarettes in any public place where smoking is prohibited HB 224 Would have taxed e-liquid through a tiered milliliter system Licensing requirements for purchase and sale of e-liquid
Connecticut: Laws and Regulations SummaryJump to a section using the links below: Past LawsPending LawsCurrent LawsOur view Past laws SB 990 Would have banned the use of e-cigarettes in any public place where smoking is prohibited HB 5286 Introduces complex labeling requirements for vapor products Specific fonts, warning size, etc. HB 5449 Redefines the use of electronic cigarettes in […]
Italy: E-Cig Regulatory EnvironmentItaly’s Ever-Changing E-cig Taxes Confuse Vapers Worldwide To say Italy’s history of e-cigarette regulation has been chaotic is an understatement. Any vaper or distributor trying to understand the many ongoing court dramas regarding e-cig laws in Italy probably has more questions than answers, which has created a major problem for the industry. Constant changes in […]
Vermont: Laws and Regulations SummaryJump to a section using the links below: Past LawsPending LawsCurrent LawsOur view Past laws SB 139 Imposes 46% tax on the wholesale price of tobacco, initially included electronic cigarettes but they were removed HB 884 Would have imposed a 92% tax on e-cigarettes
Maine: Laws and Regulations SummaryJump to a section using the links below: Past LawsPending LawsCurrent LawsOur view Past laws HP 950 Would have imposed a wholesale tax on electronic cigarettes equivalent to the tax on a pack of cigarettes Would have imposed licensing requirements to sell electronic cigarettes HP 670 Would have enacted a tax of 10 cents per […]
Indiana: Laws and Regulations SummaryJump to a section using the links below: Past LawsPending LawsCurrent LawsOur view Past laws SB 539 Defines “e-liquid” as a substance that is intended to be vaporized and inhaled using a vapor pen Largely identical to Public Law 176
New Jersey: Laws and Regulations SummaryJump to a section using the links below: Past LawsPending LawsCurrent LawsOur view Past laws AB 1080 Would have fined vapers $250 to $1000 for using their e-cigarette anywhere on a beach or public park S 602 Raises minimum age for purchase and sale of tobacco products and electronic smoking devices from 19 to 21 […]
Virginia: Laws and Regulations SummaryJump to a section using the links below: Past LawsPending LawsCurrent LawsOur view Past laws HB 1310 Would impose a tax of $0.40 per milliliter of e-liquid SB 1004 Would impose a tax of $0.18 per milliliter of e-liquid Pending laws No Pending Laws
New Hampshire: Laws and Regulations SummaryJump to a section using the links below: Past LawsPending LawsCurrent LawsOur view Past laws SB 105 Amends State’s indoor smoking act to prohibit vaping Introduces child resistant packaging requirements HB 2 (Budget) Initially included a 73.94% tax on the wholesale price of vapor products
Canada: E-Cig Regulatory EnvironmentCanadian Confusion Over E-Cig Regulations Conflicting laws in different provinces throughout Canada have created considerable confusion about the status of e-cigarettes and other tobacco alternatives in the country. Unfortunately, some health officials in Canada are exploiting the vague nature of existing laws to mislead consumers into thinking that e-cigs are prohibited. Their tactics are also […]
Georgia: Laws and Regulations SummaryJump to a section using the links below: Past LawsPending LawsCurrent LawsOur view Past laws No Past Laws Pending laws HB 907 Introduces stringent manufacturing and licensing requirements for vapor products Extensive labeling requirements for e-liquid Areas where e-liquids are mixed, bottled, packaged, and stored shall be accessible to authorized personnel only by the use […]
Alaska: Laws and Regulations SummaryJump to a section using the links below: Past LawsPending LawsCurrent LawsOur view Past laws HB 360 Imposes Statewide smoking ban and defines E-cigarette use as smoking SB 209 Imposes Statewide smoking ban and defines E-cigarette use as smoking Pending laws HB 328 Prohibits vaping where smoking is banned HB 304 Levies a 100% excise […]
Oregon: Laws and Regulations SummaryJump to a section using the links below: Past LawsPending LawsCurrent LawsOur view Past laws SB 663 Would have allowed vaping inside vape shops Would have required licensing through Oregon Liquor Control Commission for premises where retail sales of tobacco products and inhalants are made Would have raised minimum age at which person may purchase […]
Ohio: Laws and Regulations SummaryJump to a section using the links below: Past LawsPending LawsCurrent LawsOur view Past laws HB 64 (Budget) The budget initially included a 49% tax on vapor products, it appears to have been removed from the final budget Pending laws No Pending Laws
Pennsylvania: Laws and Regulations SummaryJump to a section using the links below: Past LawsPending LawsCurrent LawsOur view Past laws No Past Legislation Pending laws HB 682 Amends the Clean Indoor Air Act to include electronic cigarettes and vapor products SB 1055 Prohibits sale of vapor products to minors State Budget Portion of budget imposes 40% tax on the wholesale […]
Washington: Laws and Regulations SummaryJump to a section using the links below: Past LawsPending LawsCurrent LawsOur view Past laws SB 5573 (Reintroduced and retained in present status) Bans characterizing flavors excluding “Mint, Menthol, and Wintergreen” Bans online sales Similar licensing requirements to HB 2211 and HB 1645 Pending laws HB 2211 (Reintroduced and retained) 60% Tax on vapor products […]
Florida: Laws and Regulations SummaryJump to a section using the links below: Past LawsPending LawsCurrent LawsOur view Past laws HB 1143 (Dead in Committee) Would have prohibited the use of electronic cigarettes and vapor products in the same places where smoking is banned Pending laws No Laws Currently Pending Current laws
New York : Laws and Regulations SummaryJump to a section using the links below: Past LawsPending LawsCurrent LawsOur view Past laws AB 1496 (Stagnant in Committee) Prohibits vaporization of nicotine in certain areas Raises smoking age to 21 (Already 21 in NYC) AB 635 (Stagnant in Committee) Prohibits the sale of any quantity of e-liquid that is sold for use in […]