SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — The Sacramento County Board of Supervisors has approved a new ordinance that would ban the sale of candy-flavored tobacco.
It would remove tobacco products, including candy-flavored e-cigarettes and minty-menthol cigarettes, off store shelves across Sacramento County.READ MORE: New Colorado Wildfire Prompts Evacuations In Monterey County
Supporters claim tobacco companies use these flavors to get children addicted to their products.READ MORE: On Anniversary Of Roe V. Wade, Governor Newsom And First Partner Siebel Newsom Affirm California’s Commitment To Reproductive Freedom
The ordinance was approved on Tuedsay. Supervisors are expected to vote on adopting the ordinance two weeks from Tuesday.MORE NEWS: Carjacking in Stockton Park District Friday Evening
It will go into full effect on July 25, 2022.