|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 05, 2019||referred to health|
assembly Bill A4787
Current Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
A4787 (ACTIVE) - Details
A4787 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4787 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y February 5, 2019 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. GALEF -- read once and referred to the Committee on Health AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to prohibiting the sale of certain flavored tobacco and electronic cigarette products THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The public health law is amended by adding a new section 1399-mm-l to read as follows: § 1399-MM-L. FLAVORED TOBACCO PRODUCTS AND FLAVORED ELECTRONIC CIGA- RETTE FLUID PROHIBITED. 1. NO ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE, FLUID OR COMPONENT THEREOF; NO SMOKELESS TOBACCO PRODUCT OR COMPONENT THEREOF; AND NO TOBACCO PRODUCT MEANT FOR HOOKAH OR COMPONENT THEREOF MADE FOR SALE IN THE STATE OF NEW YORK SHALL CONTAIN, AS A CONSTITUENT (INCLUDING A SMOKE CONSTITUENT) OR ADDITIVE: AND ARTIFICIAL OR NATURAL FLAVOR (OTHER THAN TOBACCO OR MENTHOL) OR AN HERB OR SPICE, INCLUDING STRAWBERRY, GRAPE, ORANGE, CLOVE, CINNAMON, PINEAPPLE, VANILLA, COCONUT, LICORICE, COCOA, CHOCOLATE, CHERRY, OR COFFEE, THAT IS A CHARACTERIZING FLAVOR OF THE TOBACCO PRODUCT OR ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE PRODUCT. 2. THE COMMISSION MAY IMPOSE A CIVIL PENALTY OF NO LESS THAN FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS AND NO MORE THAN TWENTY-FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS FOR A FIRST OFFENSE FOR ANY RETAIL ESTABLISHMENT OR INTERNET BASED BUSINESS FOUND TO BE IN VIOLATION OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION. THE COMMIS- SIONER MAY IMPOSE A CIVIL PENALTY OF NO LESS THAN TEN THOUSAND DOLLARS AND NO MORE THAN THIRTY THOUSAND DOLLARS FOR A SECOND OR SUBSEQUENT VIOLATION WITHIN THREE YEARS FOLLOWING A PRIOR FINDING OF VIOLATION. § 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after it shall have become a law. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD06557-01-9
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