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Gov. Inslee Signs Bill Raising Wash. State Smoking Age To 21, Takes Effect Next Year

With three weeks left in this year’s legislative session, it’s crunch time for budgets and when the Governor starts signing bills passed by both the House and Senate.

A recent bill signing seeks to save lives, supporters say. Washington now joins ranks with a handful of other states that have made similar changes to tobacco laws, as Marcus Bellissimo reports.


Photo: Gov. Jay Inslee signs the tobacco bill into law at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle Friday, April 5. (Credit: Legislative Support Services)

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