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State Update

02 May Colorado: Tax Increase Defeated

Legislation to increase the tax on other tobacco products (OTP) in Colorado was defeated by the International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers Association (IPCPR) and our industry allies. If referred measure HB19-1333 passed, the OTP tax could have increased by 22 percent after approval by voters...

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08 Apr Illinois: State Hikes Legal Age for Tobacco

Governor Pritzker signed House Bill 345, increasing the State's legal tobacco age beginning July 1, 2019. The legislation makes the following changes: Prohibits the sale or furnishing of tobacco products, electronic cigarettes, or alternative nicotine products to a person under 21 years of age. Prohibits the purchase...

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