Texas Tobacco Law Toolkit

4.2 Links

To learn more about Texas Cigarette, E-cigarette and Tobacco Product Laws legislation/regulations, enforcement and compliance resources for law enforcement, retailers, and minors visit:

The Texas Comptroller's Tobacco Enforcement Program

    Learn more about the health consequences of tobacco use, tips for quitting and the tobacco industry's campaign to get kids hooked at these sites:

  • Say What! stands for Students, Adults and Youth Working Hard Against Tobacco! and was created by Texas youth to connect everyone working towards reducing tobacco use throughout the Lone Star State.
    TX Say What!
  • The 2016 U.S. Surgeon General's Report on e-cigarette use among youth and young adults is the first report issued by a Federal agency that comprehensively reviews the public health issue of electronic cigarettes and their impact on our nation's young people.
    Know the Risks/E-Cigarettes and Young People
  • CDC’s Office on Smoking and Health (OSH) partners with states to protect kids and help smokers quit. Learn how OSH serves states and saves money by providing critical linkages, expertise, resources, and technical assistance to maximize impact.
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • The FDA Center for Tobacco Products (CTP) is responsible for carrying out the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act, which Congress passed in 2009.
    U.S. Food and Drug Administration/Tobacco Products
  • “The Real Cost” is brought to you by FDA’s Center for Tobacco Products.
    The Real Cost
  • For more than 20 years, the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids has fought to protect children and save lives from the #1 cause of preventable death: tobacco use.
    Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids
  • The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation.
    Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration
  • “Stop using excuses and start quitting with these tips”
    Yes Quit