Senate votes to raise age to buy cigarettes
TRENTON – New Jersey might become the first state in the nation to raise the legal age to purchase tobacco products and electronic cigarettes to 21. The state Senate on Monday passed a bill that would raise the minimum age. The measure awaits action in ...
Nassau GOP to block vote on bill raising age limit to buy tobacco products
Majority Republicans in the Nassau County Legislature have decided to block a vote on a bill that would raise the age to purchase tobacco products to 21, placing Nassau among the dwindling number of downstate counties allowing 19- and 20-year-olds to buy them.
New York Raising Age to Buy Cigarettes to 21
Buying cigarettes in New York ... raising the age to buy cigarettes, the Council also approved various other antismoking measures, such as increased penalties for retailers who evade tobacco taxes, a prohibition on discounts for tobacco products, and ...
Age to buy tobacco may go up to 21 in Belmont
The Belmont Board of Health is considering a host of changes to the town’s tobacco regulations including upping the age to buy tobacco from 19 to 21 and ... within 500 feet of schools n Banning tobacco product sales in educational institutions n ...
Tobacco-buying age: 21 the new age to buy cigarette products? A NYC trendsetter
The minimum age to buy cigarettes and similar products at age 21 would then be put into official law in six months from the signing. Fines will be high to merchants who choose to sell cigarettes or other tobacco products to under-21 customers. The current ...