SB 503 – End Youth Nicotine Dependence Act or END Act

Primary Senate Sponsors: Sen. Mike Woodard (D-Durham, Granville, Person)


This bill establishes the Tobacco Use Prevention Fund, an interest-bearing special fund in the Chronic Disease and Injury Section of the Division of Public Health with the purpose of preventing the use of new and emerging tobacco products, especially among youth and people of childbearing age.

This bill also specifies when DHHS is authorized to expend moneys in the Fund.


Filed – 4/5/2021