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Raise the tobacco purchase age to 21 – Baltimore Sun

Maryland lawmakers on Monday introduced a bill to restrict the sale of tobacco products in the state to those age 21 and older instead of the current age of 18. If passed, that would make Mary land the strictest state in the nation when it comes to cigarette purchases…

11/15/2013 – Raise the Smoking Age to 21 – Slate

The Obama administration is facing a health care deadline. I’m not referring to the White House’s self-imposed target date to unsuck healthcare.gov. I mean that the administration has until summer 2014 to advise Congress of the health benefits of raising the age of tobacco sales from 18 years old to 21…