N.Y. Seeks To Enhance Its Tobacco

McKaig, Ryan
March 2003
Bond Buyer;3/5/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31586, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the plans of New York State Senate to introduce a legislation that will enable the sale of $2.2 billion in tobacco bonds. Agency that will provide resources to secure the bonds; Significance of the bonds for the state; Sponsors of the bill; Information about the provisions of the bill.


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