Increase the minimum age for the purchase of tobacco
Board to consider an ordinance increasing the minimum age to purchase tobacco from eighteen (18) to twenty-one (21) years of age to match new state legislation.
- Background of Subject Matter
- The state recently raised the minimum age to purchase tobacco to 21 years of age effective July 1, 2019. The board is asked to amend Village Ordinance 22-1236 Sale and Delivery ordinance to match state law.
- Additional Background
- The ordinance when amended will change the minimum age for the purchase of tobacco from 18 years to 21 years of age.