6 months House TWG decision to lower minimum age for purchase, use of vape slammed House TWG decision to lower minimum age for purchase, use of vape slammed
By Chito Chavez The Child Rights Network (CRN) has strongly opposed the decision of the Technical Working Group (TWG) on electronic cigarettes (ecigs) of the House of Representatives that lowered the minimum age for the purchase and use of vapes from 21 to 18. (Jansen Romero / MANILA BULLETIN) Puzzled by the move, CRN said the TWG, which was organized by the Committee on Trade and Industry and the Committee on Health for the consolidation of bills seeking to regulate electronic cigarettes, has adopted a regressive proposal. In an 8-1 vote, the TWG voted on February 13 to revert the ... more