Vaping Age by State

Ultimate Vape Deals - Vaping Age by State

Each state has its restrictions on vaping and there is little general consensus on the guidelines regarding vaping. However, one guideline holds throughout all the states and that is, vaping is only legal to persons who are not considered minors. Since vaping is considered to be drug use, the sale of vaping products to individuals who do not meet the set age requirements, can lead to arrest and prosecution under the state drug laws.

Vaping age in this case, refers to the minimum legal age that a person is allowed to use e-cigarettes. The re are different age regulations with regards to how old an individual should be to work as a retailer in the vaping industry, but those are not indicated in this article. Even so, different states still have different definitions of the legal age that a person is no longer considered a minor.

 

State Laws

For that reason, the vaping age in different states varies and is as follows:

Vaping age in Alabama - 19
Vaping age in Alaska - 19
Vaping age in Arizona - 18
Vaping age in Arkansas -18
Vaping age in California - 21
Vaping age in Colorado - 18
Vaping age in Connecticut - 18
Vaping age in Delaware -18
Vaping age in Florida - 18
Vaping age in Georgia -18
Vaping age in Hawaii - 21
Vaping age in Idaho - 18
Vaping age in Illinois - 18
Vaping age in Indiana - 18
Vaping age in Iowa - 18
Vaping age in Kansas - 18
Vaping age in Kentucky - 18
Vaping age in Louisiana - 18
Vaping age in Maine - 18
Vaping age in Maryland - 18
Vaping age in Massachusetts - 18
Vaping age in Michigan - 18
Vaping age in Minnesota - 18
Vaping age in Mississippi - 18
Vaping age in Missouri - 18
Vaping age in Montana - 18
Vaping age in Nebraska - 18
Vaping age in Nevada - 18
Vaping age in New Hampshire - 18
Vaping age in New Jersey - 19
Vaping age in New Mexico - 18
Vaping age in New York - 18
Vaping age in North Carolina - 18
Vaping age in North Dakota - 18
Vaping age in Ohio - 18
Vaping age in Oklahoma - 18
Vaping age in Oregon - 18
Vaping age in Pennsylvania - 18
Vaping age in Rhode Island - 18
Vaping age in South Carolina - 18
Vaping age in South Dakota - 18
Vaping age in Tennessee - 18
Vaping age in Texas - 18
Vaping age in Utah - 19
Vaping age in Vermont - 18
Vaping age in Virginia - 18
Vaping age in Washington - 18
Vaping age in West Virginia - 18
Vaping age in Wisconsin - 18
Vaping age in Wyoming - 18

While there are few differences, the general conclusion is that vaping is only legally allowed for persons who are 18 or 19, depending on the particular state, and above. As such, vaping is legally prohibited to individuals under the specified age. Of course, you would have to read up on other regulations on vaping in your state.

Remember that if you are of vaping age, you are subject to all laws and regulations on vaping in your state a nd breaking them would attract the full penalty. An individual of vaping age is no longer a minor and can be tried as an adult for violations of regulations surrounding prohibited and controlled substances.

 

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