California's Clean Indoor Air Laws (2016)
This infographic summarizes California laws that prohibit or restrict smoking within indoor and outdoor spaces. The infographic reflects changes to state law effective June 9, 2016.
State Health Officer's Report on E-cigarettes: A Community Health Threat (2015)
This report provides new information on the emergence of e-cigarettes as a threat to health of Californians. It is designed to educate the public about the risks associated with e-cigarettes, the rapidly increasing use of these devices among adults and youth, and how the current unrestricted e-cigarette marketing is impacting our youth.
CDPH Health Advisory on E-cigarettes (2015)
This health advisory is designed for health care professionals to educate their patients about e-cigarettes. It provides a summary of the public health risks associated with e-cigarettes and recommendations for health care professionals.
CDPH Response Letter to FDA's Proposed E-cigarette Regulations (2014)
In this August 2014 letter, CDPH expresses support for the United States Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) proposed deeming rule to regulate e-cigarettes as a tobacco product. To strengthen the rule, CDPH recommended the FDA require child-resistant packaging, prohibit flavored e-cigarettes, and restrict marketing and advertising.