Cuomo signs law raising age to buy tobacco, e-cigarettes to 21


ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed legislation raising the minimum sales age for tobacco and electronic cigarette products from 18 to 21.

The bill takes effect on November 13, 2019.

The governor’s office says the law will prevent cigarettes and e-cigarettes from getting into the hands of young people.

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