Last week in the United States, Chris Christie, the governor of New Jersey signed a law that passes the legal age of 19 to 21 years for the purchase of cigarettes and vaping products.
« My mother died of the effects of smoking, and no one should be killed because of an addictive substance"Said Chris Christie, the governor of the state of New Jersey. This is probably a reason that led him to sign this bill to raise the legal age for the purchase of tobacco and vaping products at 21.
For Garden State Equality, a civil rights organization " This is a huge win for equality in the state of New Jersey and we want to thank Governor Christie for staying on the right side of this story »
Young people will have to wait until the age of 21 to be able to buy tobacco and vaping products. Traders who break the law will face a maximum fine of 1 $ 000. This legislation includes both conventional tobacco products and vaping products.