Smoking Age

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April 01, 2019 - 9:12 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — The Democrat-controlled New York Senate passed legislation Monday putting the state a step closer to joining seven others where the legal age for buying cigarettes and electronic cigarettes has been raised from 18 to 21. The state Assembly, also controlled by Democrats,...
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Tom Puckett
March 11, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Last week, the Assembly voted to r aise the minimum age of buying tobacco to 21 in New York, One local state senator thinks it's only a matter of time before it happens in the State Senate. "I do think we'll see a vote on it this session, and I think it's more likely than not it...
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