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Tobacco

Local Health Officials Respond to State of the State Message 

Laud Governor’s Plans to Fight Vaping, Opioids and Tobacco and Oppose Adult Use Cannabis Linked to Vaping Illnesses and Fatalities

A.8808/S.6809 (Bichotte/Hoylman) 

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to prohibiting the sale and distribution of flavored tobacco products and accessories.

STATEMENT FROM NEW YORK STATE ASSOCIATION OF COUNTY HEALTH OFFCIALS (NYSACHO) PRESIDENT DANIEL J. STAPLETON GOVERNOR CUOMO SIGNS BILL SAFEGUARDING RESIDENTS FROM TOBACCO-RELATED ILLNESS BY RAISING LEGAL TOBACCO PURCHASE AGE TO 21 
LOCAL HEALTH OFFICIALS LAUD ASSEMBLY FOR PASSING BILL RAISING LEGAL TOBACCO PURCHASE AGE TO 21 
NYSACHO SUPPORTS the increase purchase age for tobacco to 21 
A.558-A/S.2833 (Rosenthal/Savino) 

AN ACT to amend the public health law, the penal law and the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to increasing the purchasing age for tobacco products from eighteen to twenty-one

A.47-A/S.428-A (Rosenthal/Hoylman) 

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation prohibiting the sale and distribution of flavored e-liquid for use in e-cigarettes

New York’s County Health Officials Asking Governor, Legislature to Raise Legal Age to 21 to Protect Young New Yorkers From Ravages of Tobacco Use 

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