Bill Would Ban Smoking In All Future Subsidized NYC Apartments
The Mayor's Office accused the bill of "unfairly targeting low income New Yorkers."
Updated: Apr 28, 2017 3:44 PM
Feds To Ban Smoking In Public Housing Nationwide
New rules will be phased in over the next 18 months.
Updated: Dec 1, 2016 1:01 PM
Bill Would Essentially Ban The Sale Of Flavored E-Cigs In NYC
Flavored e-cigs would only be sold in tobacco bars.
Updated: Oct 8, 2014 10:46 AM
New Yorkers Smoking Like It's 2007
For the first time since 2007, there are a million smokers in the city.
Updated: Sep 15, 2014 4:06 PM
NJ Bill Wants To Ban Smoking, Including E-Cigs, On All NJ College Campuses
Also included: Chew!
Updated: May 8, 2014 5:52 PM
NYC Parks Smoking Ban Barely Enforced
Since the ban went into effect in 2011, only 440 tickets have been issued 90% (or 397) in Manhattan, 17 in Brooklyn, 15 in Staten Island, eight in the Bronx, and one in Queens.
Updated: Apr 21, 2014 5:59 PM
Cuomo Dedicates Almost $10 Million To Make New York A "Tobacco-Free State"
The governor plans to award about $9.4 million over the next five years to groups promoting tobacco-free communities.
Updated: Feb 19, 2014 1:33 PM
NYC Smoking Age Officially Raised To 21
Teenagers will soon be prohibited from buying cigarettes in NYC, as part of a new bill that Mayor Bloomberg signed into law today.
Updated: Nov 19, 2013 3:16 PM
[UPDATE] Ban On Sale Of Cigarettes & E-Cigs To Smokers Under 21 Passes
The age limit would apply to tobacco products, e-cigarettes, herbal cigarettes, and the like, but not non-tobacco shisha or rolling papers.
Updated: Oct 30, 2013 6:57 PM
Smoking Banned In Rental Units, Including Terraces, At All Related Properties
One of the nation's biggest landlords is banning smoking in all 40,000 rental units across America.
Updated: Jun 14, 2013 4:57 PM
Video: Would NYC Run This Graphic Tumor-On-Cigarette Anti-Smoking Ad?
This tumor growing on a cigarette might actually be too tame for NYC.
Updated: Dec 30, 2012 2:47 PM
Smoking Bans Seep Into Posh Brooklyn Condo
Forget the War on Christmas, the war on smoking has found a new front: Brooklyn.
Updated: Dec 24, 2012 11:14 AM
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