Press Releases

May 4, 2016

Law will substantially restrict youth access to tobacco

March 10, 2016

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March 10, 2016
                                                               
Contact: Janet Chin (626)430-2499
 


Bill seeks to substantially reduce youth access to tobacco

March 9, 2016

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March 9, 2016                                                                                                                                                                                                   Contact: Janet Chin (626)430-2499
 

March 3, 2016

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                              California is Poised to Become Second State in the Nation to Raise Smoking Age to 21
 
(Sacramento, CA) – Today, California legislators came together to make history as the second state in the nation to pass a bill, authored by Senator Ed Hernandez (SBX2 7), that raises the minimum age for purchasing tobacco products to 21.  

February 29, 2016

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Contact: Janet Chin (626) 430-2499
 

September 9, 2015

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September 9, 2015

Contact: Tim Valderrama (916) 651-4022

August 27, 2015

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Legislation to Increase Smoking Age Passes State Senate

July 16, 2015

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July 16, 2015                                                              

Senator Hernandez Re-Introduces Legislation to Raise Smoking Age

Bill Aims to Reduce Smoking by Restricting Teen Access to Tobacco Products