Hennepin County Could Raise The Age To Buy Tobacco Products

Hennepin County Could Raise The Age To Buy Tobacco Products Click to Enlarge

Officials in Hennepin County are considering a proposal to raise the age to buy and sell tobacco products.

The minimum age to sell tobacco would increase from 16-to-18 years old.

The age to buy tobacco products would jump from 18-to-21 years old.

The change would also limit the sale of cigars and flavored tobacco products to adult-only stores.

Five cities in the county and Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport would be impacted by the change.


(via MNN)

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