City of Burlington, WI
Racine County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Common Council of the City of Burlington 6-1-1993 by Ord. No. 1435(11). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Drugs and drug paraphernalia — See Ch. 135.

§ 128-1 Restrictions on sale.

A. 
License required. No person shall sell, exchange, dispose of, give away or keep for sale any cigarettes or cigarette papers or wrappers or tobacco products without first obtaining a license therefor from the Clerk in the manner provided in § 134.65, Wis. Stats. This subsection shall not apply to jobbers doing interstate business with customers outside Wisconsin. No license shall be issued until the applicant provides a copy of a current Wisconsin Seller's Permit to the City.
[Amended 11-18-2003 by Ord. No. 1740(20)]
B. 
Fee. The fee for such cigarette license shall be as set by the Common Council, and payment therefor must accompany the application when presented to the Clerk before he shall issue any license therefor.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: See Fee Schedule on file at the City Clerk's office.
C. 
Form of license; expiration. All cigarette licenses shall be issued and signed by the Clerk and indicate thereon the name of the licensee and the place where he is authorized to conduct the licensed business and shall expire on June 30 next succeeding the date of issue.
D. 
Second offense. If any person shall be convicted of a second or subsequent violation of the provisions of this section and the court, in its judgment, shall determine that he was personally guilty of a failure to exercise due care to prevent violation, his license privileges shall terminate immediately and he shall not be entitled to another license or act as an agent or servant of another licensee for five years thereafter.
E. 
Sale to minors prohibited. The sale or provision of cigarettes or tobacco products to persons under the age of 18 is prohibited as provided in § 134.66, Wis. Stats., which is adopted in its entirety.
[Added 11-18-2003 by Ord. No. 1740(20)]
F. 
Purchase or possession by minors prohibited, purchase for or provision to minors prohibited. No minor may falsely represent his or her age for the purpose of receiving, or purchase or possess, cigarettes or tobacco products, and no person may purchase on behalf of, or provide, cigarettes or tobacco products to a minor as provided in § 254.92, Wis. Stats., which is adopted in its entirety.
[Added 11-18-2003 by Ord. No. 1740(20); amended 8-19-2008 by Ord. No. 1868(10)]

§ 128-2 Violations and penalties.

In addition to the suspension or revocation of any license or permit issued under this chapter, any person who shall violate any provision of this chapter shall be subject to a penalty as provided in Chapter 1, § 1-4 of this Municipal Code.