State Research and Resources on E-Cigarettes

ASTHO has compiled background information and a collection of state resources about e-cigarettes. In addition, ASTHO developed a searchable database of articles, media stories, factsheets, and other materials related to e-cigarettes, housed in a searchable resource library.

State E-Cigarette Legislation

Tobacco Control Legal Consortium FDA Deeming Regulation Resource - National Conference of State Legislatures: E-Cigarette State Actions
As of February 2014, over 25 states have enacted legislation restricting the sale of e-cigarettes to minors. View this list from NCSL for a list of states and examples of legislation.

ASTHO State Legislative Tracking
ASTHO is tracking state e-cigarette legislation from the current legislative session. To view the status of proposed e-cigarette legislation, visit the tracker and click through the drop-down menu to: Chronic Disease Prevention - Tobacco - Electronic Cigarettes.

ChangeLab Solutions: Regulating E-Cigarettes

Americans for Nonsmokers' Rights: U.S. State and Local Laws Regulating Use of Electronic Cigarettes

Tobacco Control Legal Consortium "Regulating Electronic Cigarettes and Similar Devices"

More Materials from ASTHO

  • Learn more about ASTHO's tobacco control efforts on our Tobacco page.
  • Additional materials on e-cigarettes, including recorded ASTHO-hosted webinars and resources geared to state and territorial health agencies, are available on the our E-Cigarettes page.
  • Read ASTHO's position statement on tobacco, which includes language on e-cigarettes.