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Senate committee approves e-cigarette restriction bill

Senate committee approves e-cigarette restriction bill

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    A bill that would keep minors from being able to buy e-cigarettes is moving to the Senate.
    The bill, which would create a clear definition of an e-cig and prevent those under age 18 from buying or using them, was approved unanimously by the Senate Human Resource Committee on Wednesday.
    E-cigarettes are commonly used by smokers trying to kick the habit, but are gaining popularity with teenagers.
    Currently in Iowa, there are not restrictions on the sale of e-cigs.

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