Law requires tobacco/vaping buyers be age 21
Last updated 12/14/2019 at 10am
The Lincoln County Health Department has joined a statewide effort to educate the public about legislation changing the age at which tobacco and vaping products can be sold to younger members of the public.
As part of its work to protect kids and teens from smoking and vaping, the Lincoln County Health Department reminds the public that Engrossed House Bill 1074 goes into effect on January 1, 2020, when it will become illegal to sell tobacco and vapor products to anyone under age 21.
“Young people in Washington are in the middle of a vaping epidemic,” said Dr. Monteagudo, Lincoln County...