The Food and Drug Administation (FDA) officially changed the minimum age for buying tobacco to 21 the minimum age applicable to all tobacco products, including e-cigarettes and pods Vape.
Last week we reported the decision to raise the purchase age of e-cig to 21. The provisions contained in the package of spending $ 1.4 trillion and signed by the president of Trump December 20 2019. the decision to raise the minimum age ratio of the two parties, but no date for clear running at the time of signing.
Nineteen states and hundreds of cities are already 21 tobacco laws. The complex relationship between the US military and vaping remains cloudy because there is no Cut or exceptions that allow active duty members of the tobacco purchases. E-Cigarette sharper and more specifically covered by this new legislation.
FDA Act quickly
The FDA has up to 180 days to update their regulations, and changes had to take 90 days. News Troubleshooter planned law will not be valid for 9 months.
Instead of the slow implementation of the Federal Law on Tobacco 21, the FDA updated its Web site with the following statement this morning:
Note: December 20, 2019 the President signed legislation to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, and raise the federal minimum age of sale of tobacco products from 18 to 21 years. It is now illegal for retailers to sell tobacco products – including cigarettes, cigars and electronic cigarettes – to anyone under 21. The FDA will provide additional details on this issue as they become available.
Tobacco enforcement 21
The FDA did not put them updated in 2016 “tobacco products EXCLUDED” rule, which requires the establishment to check the photo ID of each under the age of 27 who attempt to purchase products tobacco.
In Vapor4Life we map every customer who comes through the door, regardless of age. We are in compliance with all state laws, federal and relevant local and go higher. In fact, we went beyond the first use of age verification of the software industry.
Vapor4Life.com has no interest in selling our products to anyone under the age of 21 and for a long time that what has been framed as a teenager epidemic vaping constitute an existential threat to the vaping industry, free alternative to ash cigarettes and a feeling that adults prefer.
CDC Survey Youth Smoking in 2019 showed that the taste is not why children vape but the dangers of e-cig law that penalizes new stricter marginalized groups remains a possibility.
A city known for the reduction of human misdeeds policies for users of illicit drug products, San Francisco, once considered a stronghold for LGBTQ + right. But the ban in San Francisco e-cig punish the most likely group to vape instead of smoke and lack of mobility for an alternative to cigarettes through other channels.
In adult subjects, we are also interested in do not sell our products to all who already smoke or vape. Our goal is to help smokers to switch from burning cigarettes to vaping. After the switch is made, we offer several strengths of nicotine and desires of our customers to gradually reduce the strength of nicotine they vape with the ultimate goal and cigarette vaping free lifestyle.
To stay updated on the state and local restrictions on e-cigs, be sure to check us VAPE Ban Laws by State Resources page.