Strategies Affecting Tobacco Vendor Compliance with Youth Access Laws: A Review of the Literature


Lori Diemert, Jolene Dubray, Alexey Babayan, Robert Schwartz


October 2013

Type of Report

Special Report

Programs that effectively disrupt tobacco sales to minors have been shown to reduce smoking among youth. This report reviews the literature to identify the factors that are associated with vendor compliance and to explore the strategies and practices that positively affect tobacco vendor compliance with youth access legislation.