Policy Objective: Prevention of Youth Initiation of Tobacco Use

Setting: State

Below, you will see a list of goals for this policy objective. Click on the specific goal to read strategies you can use to achieve that goal in this setting. 


​Media and Advertising Restrictions

Eliminate Self-Service Displays and Vending

Evidence-Based Pricing Strategies

Point of Purchase Advertising Restrictions

Countering Industry Messaging

Tobacco Product Placement

Eliminate Branded Promotional Items

Eliminate Brand Name Sponsorships

Zoning Restrictions

Eliminate Free Samples and Discounts

Tobacco Product Sales Restrictions

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Tobacco Product Regulation

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American Academy of Pediatrics