TOPIC :                       REGULATED SALES

SUBJECT:                  TOBACCO SALES

KEY WORDS:            OUT OF PACKAGE SALES

CODE:                         ORD VI-9

AGENCIES:                HEALTH DEPT.

STATUTES:                C. 31, S. 111

DATES:                       07/12/96

 

ELEMENTS:               “It is unlawful to remove and commercially sell single cigarettes from the manufacturer’s package which states the federally required health warnings.  Commercial sale and / or distribution or tobacco products in any other form other than original factory-wrapped package is prohibited.”

 

PENALTIES:               FINE

                                    1st  Offense - $50

                                    2nd Offense - $100

                                    3rd Offense – Revocation of permit to sell
                                                            tobacco products.