Legislative bills have already been pre-filed in several states prior to the official opening of state legislative sessions for 2018. These bills include the following:
Arizona: Senate Bill 1010 which would raise the minimum legal sales age and the age for the purchase, possession or use of tobacco products to age 21.
Florida: House Bill 1029/Senate Bill 1288 raises the purchase age for tobacco products and vapor products to age 21.
New Mexico: Senate Bill 25 increases the cigarette tax by $1.50 per pack and raises the OTP tax from 25% to 76% of the product value.
Washington: Senate Bill 6048 raises the purchase age for tobacco products and vapor products to age 21.