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The Suffolk County Legislature plans to hold a public hearing Tuesday afternoon on a proposal to raise the legal age to buy cigarettes and other tobacco products from 19 to 21.
The American Lung Association praised the proposed law in a committee meeting Thursday, where it moved forward to the full legislature.
“Such a large percentage of smokers start at a young age,” said Michael Seilback,...Read more »