Town of Haddam, CT
Middlesex County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town of Haddam 1-27-1998, effective 2-14-1998. Amendments noted where applicable.]

§ 235-1

§ 235-2

§ 235-3
Self-service products prohibited. 

§ 235-4
Penalties for offenses. 

This chapter is intended to prohibit the sale of self-service cigarettes and other tobacco products in establishments open to children under the age of 18. This chapter will require customers to ask the assistance of a store clerk to obtain possession of tobacco products, thereby inhibiting theft of the products by minors.

As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:

Any place of business open to the public, including children 17 years of age and younger.
Any product available to or within the reach of customers of an establishment without the assistance of a store employee.
Any product containing tobacco and shall include, but not be limited to, cigarettes, cigars, cigarillos, tiparillos, and chewing tobacco.

No Haddam establishment shall offer self-service tobacco products for consumption by the public after the effective date of this chapter.

The owner of an establishment which violates this chapter shall be fined not more than $500.