New Jersey law takes effect; another city considers change after tobacco-sales ban fails
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill. -- As New Jersey officially raises the legal age for buying tobacco from 19 to 21, effective Nov. 1, a Chicago suburb is considering raising its minimum age of purchase from 18 to 21 as an alternative to totally banning tobacco sales. The mayor of Elk Grove Village, Ill.,...
State includes e-cigarettes in smoking bans in public indoor spaces
ALBANY, N.Y. -- In a move that’s becoming popular in more states and municipalities, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill Oct. 23 banning the use of electronic cigarettes and vaping devices in public indoor places in the state. The measure closes a loophole in the state Clean Indoor Air Act...
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