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Higher tobacco taxes might lower teen smoking rates (The Star Ledger)

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Read a Star Ledger editorial about keeping youth from trying alternative tobacco products by raising the NJ taxes on them to match that of cigarettes. A bill to increase all tobacco product taxes to make them equal to cigarettes is pending in the current New Jersey legislature.

GASP maintains a list of pending tobacco-control legislation for the current legislative session, as well as historical bills.