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Consumer Laws Taking Effect In 2016

2015-2016

The following consumer-related legislation was signed into law in 2015 and will take effect January 1, 2016, except as noted. Read More ›

California Health Officials Launch Campaign Against ‘Vaping’

by Laurel Rosenhall and Ellen Garrison, The Sacramento Bee

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The report says the rising popularity of e-cigarettes – and a lack of regulations to curb their use – threaten California’s progress in reducing smoking rates and their associated health problems. In the last 25 years, California’s efforts to reduce smoking have cut the smoking rate in half, saved 1 million lives and saved $134 billion in health care costs … But the report’s findings on the current use of e-cigarettes suggest that many of those gains could be reversed. Read More ›