Status Summary

HB 1458 was heard, amended and passed in the House Health and Wellness Committee. The bill did not come up for a vote in the Finance Committee; however, it is possible language related to the legal age may be amended onto another House bill. Therefore, this bill is dead.

Legislative Session

2015

Status

Died

Sponsor

Rep. Orwall

HB 1458 changes the legal age for selling or purchasing tobacco and vapor products from 18 to 21.

Committee amendment: As amended, the bill modifies the definition of "vapor product" and applies it to the law governing minors' access to tobacco.