[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Township of North Brunswick as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Smoking — See Ch. 285.
Article I Sale of Tobacco Paraphernalia
[Adopted 10-20-1997 by Ord. No. 97-22]
As used in this article, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- Any person who sells tobacco paraphernalia to individuals for personal consumption of tobacco products.
- TOBACCO PARAPHERNALIA
- Any product intended to be used for the consumption of tobacco products.
No business shall sell cigarette rolling papers, pipes or any other tobacco paraphernalia utilized to consume tobacco to any person younger than 18 years of age.
Prior to the sale of any such item, the retailer staff first verify by means of photographic identification containing the bearer's date of birth that the person purchasing the product is 18 years of age or older. Verification by photographic identification staff not be required for any person over the age of 26.
Any business that violates this article by selling cigarette paraphernalia to a person younger than 18 years of age or by failure to verify age by means of photographic identification shall be subject to a fine not to exceed $250.