Governor Evers supporting bills to curb vaping

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GOVERNOR EVERS SAYS HE WANTS STATE LAW MAKERS TO PASS A PACKAGE OF BILLS WITH THE GOAL TO CURB YOUTH VAPING

THE BILLS WOULD ALSO EDUCATE THE PUBLIC ON THE POTENTIAL DANGERS OF VAPING.

EVERS WANTS BILLS THAT WOULD BAN VAPING AND VAPOR PRODUCTS ON KINDERGARTEN THROUGH TWELVTH GRADE SCHOOL CAMPUSES. THE BILLS WOULD ALSO EXPAND THE DEFINITION OF PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCIES.

ANOTHER BILL WOULD FUND A PUBLIC HEALTH CAMPAIGN TO ADDRESS YOUTH VAPING.

ACCORDING TO THE GOVERNOR’S OFFICE… VAPING PRODUCTS ARE A HEALTH RISK TO YOUNG USERS. IT SAYS THE NICOTINE CONTAINED IN E-CIGARETTES CAN HARM PARTS OF THE BRAIN THAT CONTROL ATTENTION AND LEARNING.

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