Prohibiting a person from offering for sale or selling a cigarette in the State unless the cigarette, including the filter, is biodegradable; establishing that a person that violates the Act is subject to a civil penalty not exceeding $200 for each package of cigarettes sold or offered for sale; authorizing the Attorney General to bring an action to enjoin an act in violation of the Act and to recover specified civil penalties; and providing for a delayed effective date.
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): January 1, 2015
|Date Posted||Document Name|
|1/24/2014||Text - First - Environment - Sales of Nonbiodegradable Cigarettes - Prohibited|
|2/10/2014||Vote - House - Committee - Economic Matters|
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