Tobacco Retail Legislation and Regulation Database

Policy Name Jurisdiction Country Location Lever Snapshot Lever Type Driver Actions
Canada Tobacco Act (S.C. 1997,... Federal Canada Country-wide Prohibit pre-handling of tobacco... Venue Public Health  Details
TOBACCO REDUCTION ACT Statutes... Provincial Canada Alberta Prohibit sales of tobacco in designated... Venue Public Health  Details
British Columbia Tobacco Control... Provincial Canada British Columbia Prohibit dealing in, selling,... Venue Public Health  Details
British Columbia Tobacco Tax Act... Provincial Canada British Columbia Prohibitions against selling tobacco... License Public Health  Details
Tobacco Control ActTobacco Control... Provincial Canada British Columbia Prohibit tobacco sales in provincial... Venue Public Health  Details
CHAPTER T-6.1Tobacco Sales ActAssented... Provincial Canada New Brunswick Prohibit sales of tobacco in designated... Venue Public Health  Details
SNL1993 CHAPTER T-4.1 TOBACCO... Provincial Canada Newfoundland Prohibit sales of tobacco in designated... Venue Public Health  Details
Section 13 of Chapter 14 of the... Provincial Canada Nova Scotia Prohibit sales of tobacco in designated... Venue Public Health  Details
CONSOLIDATION OF TOBACCO CONTROL... Provincial Canada Nunavut Prohibit sales of tobacco in designated... Venue Public Health  Details
TOBACCO CONTROL ACTS.N.W.T. 2006,c.9In... Provincial Canada Northwest Territories Prohibit sales of tobacco in designated... Venue Public Health  Details
Smoke-Free Ontario Act S.O. 1994,... Provincial Canada Ontario Prohibit vending machines Vending machines Public Health  Details
Smoke-Free Ontario ActOntario... Provincial Canada Ontario Prohibition of tobacconist sales... Venue Public Health  Details
Ontario Tobacco Tax Act R.S.O.... Provincial Canada Ontario Tobacco permit requirement for... License Public Health  Details
7.8 Smoking Policy 2002 Local Canada Waterloo, Ontario Prohibitions of tobacco sales... Venue Public Health  Details
CHAPTER T-3.1TOBACCO SALES AND... Provincial Canada Prince Edward Island Prohibit sales of tobacco in designated... Venue Public Health  Details
chapter T-0.01 Tobacco Act Provincial Canada Quebec Face to face transactions only;... Venue Public Heatlh  Details
The Tobacco ControlAct being Chapter... Provincial Canada Saskatchewan Prohibit sales of tobacco in designated... Venue Public Health  Details
The Tobacco Control Act being... Provincial Canada Saskatchewan Vending machines prohibited in... Vending machines Public Health  Details
Yukon Territory (Feb 19, 2011) Provincial Canada Yukon Territory Prohibit sales of tobacco in designated... Venue Public Health  Details
FAMILY SMOKING PREVENTION AND... Federal United States Country-wide Vending machines and self-serve... Vending machines Public Health  Details
Regulations Restricting the Sale... Federal United States Country-wide Prohibition of tobacco vending,... Vending machines Public Health  Details
ALA. CODE § 28-11-6.1 (2009) State United States Alabama Vending machine restricted to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
ALA. CODE §§ 40-12-72 and 40-12-73... State United States Alabama License requirements for each... Vending Machine Public Health  Details
ALASKA STAT. § 11.76.100(b) (1998) State United States Alaska Vending machine restricted to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
ALASKA STAT. §§ 43.50.010 &... State United States Alaska Separate license required to sell,... License Public Health  Details
ARIZ. REV. STAT. § 36-798.02... State United States Arizona Vending machines restricted to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
ARK. CODE ANN. § 5-27-227(h)... State United States Arkansas Vending machines restricted to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
ARK. CODE ANN. § 26-57-214 (2009) State United States Arkansas Registration requirement and obtainment... License Public Health  Details
Various State United States Arkansas 100% Smoke-free college and university... Venue Public Health  Details
CA BUS. & PROF. CODE § 22960... State United States California Vending machine only permitted... Vending machines Public Health  Details
CA BUS. & PROF. CODE §§ 22970... State United States California licensing requirements (one time... License Public Health  Details
California Cigarette and Tobacco... State United States California Licensing Requirement (from a... License Public Health  Details
CA REV. & TAX. CODE §§ 30140... State United States California Registration required License Taxation  Details
Tobacco Retailer Licensing Ordinance... Local United States California City/County: Santa... Licensing requirement; licensing... License Public Health  Details
TRL (November 2010) Local United States Santa Clara County, California... Minimum distance from schools;... Zoning Public Health  Details
TRL (July 2007) Local United States Burbank, Santa Clara County, California License requirement License Public Health  Details
TRL (November 2010) Local United States Santa Barbara County, California... Minimum distance from schools;... Zoning Public Health  Details
TRL (November 2010) Local United States South Pasadena, California Minimum distance from schools;... Zoning Public Health  Details
TRL (July 2010) Local United States Riverbank, California Minimum distance from schools... Zoning Public Health  Details
TRL (January 2003) Local United States Contra Costa County, California Requirement of annual licensing... License Public Health  Details
TRL (April 2010) Local United States Calabasas, California Minimum distance from schools;... Zoning Public Health  Details
Conditional Use Permit (CUP) Local United States California City/County: Union... Zoning codes with particular requirements... Zoning Public Health  Details
CUP (January 2010) Local United States Union City, California Minimum distance from schools,... Zoning Public Health  Details
CUP (January 2010) Local United States Palmdale, California Minimum distance from schools,... Zoning Public Health  Details
CUP (December 2009) Local United States Vallejo, California Minimum distance from schools,... Zoning Public Health  Details
CUP (November 2009) Local United States Windsor, California Minimum distance from schools,... Zoning Public Health  Details
CUP (October 2009) Local United States Saratoga, California Minimum distance from schools,... Zoning Public Health  Details
CUP (February 2009) Local United States Albany, California Minimum distance from schools,... Zoning Public Health  Details
CUP (April 2008) Local United States Oakland, California Minimum distance from schools,... Zoning Public Health  Details
CUP (2008) Local United States La Mirada, California Minimum distance from schools,... Zoning Public Health  Details
CUP (February 2005) Local United States Mountain View, California Minimum distance from schools,... Zoning Public Health  Details
CUP (February 2004) Local United States Pasadena, California Minimum distance from schools,... Zoning Public Health  Details
CUP (February 2003) Local United States San Rafael, California Minimum distance from schools,... Zoning Public Health  Details
CUP (2002) Local United States Marin County, California Minimum distance from schools,... Zoning Public Health  Details
CUP (November 2001) Local United States Berkeley, California Minimum distance from schools,... Zoning Public Health  Details
CUP (July 2001) Local United States San Leandro, California Minimum distance from schools,... Zoning Public Health  Details
CUP (2001) Local United States West Hollywood, California Minimum distance from schools,... Zoning Public Health  Details
Zoning Ordinances (Zoning) Local United States California City/County: Adelanto;... Zoning regulations; Zoning Public Health  Details
Zoning (May 2010) Local United States Adelanto, California Minimum distance away from schools,... Zoning Public Health  Details
Zoning (April 2001) Local United States Novato, California Minimum distance from schools,... Zoning Public Health  Details
Zoning (June 1997) Local United States Vista, California Minimum distance from schools;... Zoning Public Health  Details
Direct Regulation (Reg) (March... Local United States California City/County: West Hollywood... Enforcement mechanism specifically... Zoning Public Health  Details
COLO. REV. STAT. ANN. § 24-35-503... State United States Colorado Vending machines restricted to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
CONN. GEN. STAT. § 12-289a (1996) State United States Connecticut Vending machines restricted to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
CONN. GEN. STAT. §§ 12-285b... State United States Connecticut License required; annual renewal;... Vending machines Public Health  Details
DEL. CODE ANN. tit 11, § 1119... State United States Delaware Vending machines restricted to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
DEL. CODE ANN. tit. 30, §§ 5307,... State United States Delaware License required; annual renewal;... License Public Health  Details
FLA. STAT. ch. 569.007 (1997) State United States Florida Vending machines require operational... Vending machines Public Health  Details
FLA. STAT. ch. 569.003 & ch. 569.005... State United States Florida Permit requirement; annual renewal... License Public Health  Details
GA. CODE ANN. § 16-12-173 (2007) State United States Georgia Vending machines restricted to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
GA. CODE ANN. § 48-11-4 (2004) State United States Georgia License required; separate license... License Taxation  Details
HAW. REV. STAT. § 328K-21 (1996) State United States Hawaii Vending machines restricted to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
HAW. REV. STAT. §§ 245-2.5 to... State United States Hawaii Permit requirement; annual renewal;... License Public Health  Details
IDAHO CODE § 39-5706 (1998) State United States Idaho Vending machines prohibited Vending machines Public Health  Details
IDAHO CODE §§ 39-5704 & 39-5709... State United States Idaho Licensing requirements; separate... License Public Health  Details
720 ILL. COMP. STAT. 675/1(b)... State United States Illinois Vending machines restricted to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
35 ILL. COMP. STAT. 130/1 to 130/11b... State United States Illinois Licensing requirement; valid for... License Public Health  Details
IND. CODE § 35-46-1-11.5 (2003). State United States Indiana Vending machine restriction to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
IND. CODE §§ 7.1-3-18.5 et seq.... State United States Indiana Licensing requirement; annual... License Public Health  Details
IOWA CODE § 453A.36 (2000). State United States Iowa Vending machine restriction to18+... Vending machines Public Health  Details
IOWA CODE §§ 453A.44 (1994)... State United States Iowa Permit requirement; valid for... License Public Health  Details
Various State United States Iowa 100% Smoke-free college and university... Venue Public Health  Details
KAN. STAT. ANN. § 79-3321 (2000). State United States Kansas Vending machine restrictions to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
KAN. STAT. ANN. §§ 79-3303 (2001),... State United States Kansas Licensing requirements (for vending... License Public Health  Details
KY REV. STAT. ANN. § 438.315... State United States Kentucky Vending machine restricted to... Vending Machine Public Health  Details
KY REV. STAT. ANN. § 138.195... State United States Kentucky Licensing requirements (for vending... Vending machines public Health  Details
LA REV. STAT. ANN. § 26:910 (1997). State United States Louisiana Vending machine restriction to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
LA REV. STAT. ANN. §§ 26:901... State United States Louisiana Particular licensing/permit requirements... License Public Health  Details
ME REV. STAT. ANN. tit. 22, §... State United States Maine Vending machine restrictions;... Vending machines Public Health  Details
ME REV. STAT. ANN. tit. 22, §§... State United States Maine Licensing requirement (including... License Public Health  Details
MD. CODE ANN., BUS. REGS. § 16-3A-02... State United States Maryland Vending machines restriction to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
MD. CODE ANN., BUS. REGS. §§... State United States Maryland License requirement for vending... License Public Health  Details
MASS. GEN. LAWS ch. 93A, § 2... State United States Massachusetts Vending machines prohibited, except... Vending machines Public Health  Details
MASS. GEN. LAWS ch. 62C, § 67... State United States Massachusetts Separate retailer license required... License Public Health  Details
MICH. COMP. LAWS § 750.470 (1998) State United States Michigan Licensing restriction; Vending... Vending machines Public Health  Details
MICH. COMP. LAWS §§ 205.423... State United States Michigan Separate retailer license required... License Public Health  Details
MINN. STAT. § 461.18(2) (1997). State United States Minnesota Vending machine restriction to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
MINN. STAT. §§ 297F.03 (1997)... State United States Minnesota Separate license required for... License Public Health  Details
MISS. CODE ANN. § 97-32-15 (1998). State United States Mississippi Vending machine restriction to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
MISS. CODE ANN. §§ 27-69-5 (1998)... State United States Mississippi Separate license required for... License Taxation  Details
MO. REV. STAT. § 407.931 (2001). State United States Missouri Supervision/Lock-out device requirements,... Vending machines Public Health  Details
MONT. CODE ANN. § 16-11-306 (1997). State United States Montana Restriction of vending machines... Vending machines Public Health  Details
MONT. CODE ANN. §§ 16-11-303... State United States Montana Separate license required for... License Public Health  Details
Policy 406.1.1 Local United States University of Montana No retailers allowed on tobacco-free... Venue Public Health  Details
NEB. REV. STAT. §§ 28-1429.01... State United States Nebraska Vending machines prohibited, except... Vending machines Public Health  Details
NEB. REV. STAT. §§ 28-1420 to... State United States Nebraska Separate license required for... License Public Health  Details
NEV. REV. STAT. § 202.2494 (2003). State United States Nevada Vending machines restricted to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
NEV. REV. STAT. §§ 370.080 to... State United States Nevada Separate license required for... License Public Health  Details
N.H. REV. STAT. ANN. §§ 78:2... State United States New Hampshire Registration and license requirement;... License Public Health  Details
N.J. STAT. ANN. §§ 54:40A-3... State United States New Jersey Registration and license requirement;... License Taxation  Details
N.M. STAT. ANN. § 30-49-7(B)... State United States New Mexico Vending machines restricted to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
N.Y. [PUB. HEALTH] LAW § 1399-dd... State United States New York Vending machines restricted to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
N.Y. [TAX] LAW § 480-a (2011). State United States New York License and registration required... License Taxation  Details
Adolescent Tobacco Use Prevention... State United States New York Vending machine restricted to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
Article 20 - TAX ON CIGARETTES... State United States New York Registration requirement for businesses... License Public Health  Details
Tobacco Product Regulation Act... Local United States New York City, New York Requires retail cigarette dealers... License Public Health  Details
Sanitary Code Local United States Duchess County, New York Permit requirement License Public Health  Details
Tobacco-Free Policy (May 2012) Local United States Mall properties located in New... Tobacco-free properties for 15... Venue Public Health  Details
N/A Local United States 71 stores in New York, Pennsylvania,... Tobacco-free grocery stores Venue Public Health  Details
N.C. GEN. STAT. § 14-313 (2002). State United States North Carolina Restriction to 18+ or supervised... Vending machines Public Health  Details
N.C. GEN. STAT. § 105-113.11... State United States North Carolina Separate license required for... License Taxation  Details
N.D. CENT. CODE § 12.1-31-03.1... State United States North Dakota Tobacco vending machines restricted... Vending machines Public Health  Details
N.D. CENT. CODE §§ 57-36-02... State United States North Dakota Separate License required for... License Public Health  Details
OHIO REV. CODE ANN. § 2927.02... State United States Ohio Vending machines restricted to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
OHIO REV. CODE ANN. § 5743.15... State United States Ohio Separate license required for... License Taxation  Details
OKLA. STAT. tit. 37, § 600.7... State United States Oklahoma Vending machines restricted to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
OKLA. STAT. tit. 68, § 304 (2003). State United States Oklahoma Separate license required for... License Taxation  Details
Various State United States Oklahoma 100% Smoke-free college and university... Venue Public Health  Details
OR. REV. STAT. § 167.402 (2010). State United States Oregon Vending machines restricted to... Vending Machines Public Health  Details
ORS 167.407 State United States Oregon Employee-assisted purchasing requirement,... Venue Public Health  Details
PA. CONS. STAT. § 6305 (2002). State United States Pennsylvania Vending machines restricted to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
PA. CONS. STAT. § 6305 (2002). State United States Pennsylvania Separate license required for... License Public Health  Details
R.I. GEN. LAWS § 11-9-13.1 (2001). State United States Rhode Island Supervision/Lock-out device requirements,... Vending machines Public Health  Details
R.I. GEN. LAWS §§ 44-20-2 to... State United States Rhode Island Separate license required for... License Taxation  Details
H.B. 7323 State United States Rhode Island Licensing requirement License Taxation  Details
S.C. CODE ANN. § 16-17-500 (2006). State United States South Carolina Vending machines restricted to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
.S.C. CODE ANN. §§ 12-21-660... State United States South Carolina Vending machine licensing requirement.... License Public Health  Details
S.D. CODIFIED LAWS § 34-46-2... State United States South Dakota Vending machines restricted to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
S.D. COD. LAWS §§ 10-50-9 (2007)... State United States South Dakota Separate registration required... License Taxation  Details
TENN. CODE ANN. §§ 39-17-1507... State United States Tennessee Vending machines restricted to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
TEX. HEALTH & SAFETY CODE ANN.... State United States Texas Vending machines restricted to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
TEX. TAX CODE ANN. §§ 154.101... State United States Texas Separate license required for... License Public Health  Details
Handbook of Operating Procedures... Local United States Austen, Texas Prohibition of tobacco sales on... Venue Public Health  Details
UTAH CODE ANN. § 76-10-105.1... State United States Utah Require tobacco sales through... Vending machines Public Health  Details
UTAH CODE ANN. §§ 59-14-201... State United States Utah Separate licence required for... License Taxation  Details
VT STAT. ANN. tit. 7, § 1003(c)... State United States Vermont Tobacco vending machines prohibited... Vending machines Public Health  Details
VT STAT. ANN. tit. 7, § 1002... State United States Vermont Licencing requirement, including... License Public Health  Details
VA. CODE ANN. § 18.2-371.2 (2003). State United States Virginia Vending machines restricted to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
WASH. REV. CODE § 70.155.030... State United States Washington Vending machines sales restricted... Vending machines Public Health  Details
WASH. REV. CODE §§ 82.24.500... State United States Washington Separate license required for... License Public Health  Details
RCW 70.155.070 RCW 70.155.030 State United States Washington Vending machines restricted to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
W. VA. CODE § 16-9A-8 (2000). State United States West Virginia Restriction of vending machines... Vending machines Public Health  Details
W. VA. CODE § 11-12-4a (2000). State United States West Virginia License required in conjunction... License Public Health  Details
WIS. STAT. § 134.66 (2007). State United States Wisconsin Minimum 500 feet distance from... Vending machines Public Health  Details
WIS. STAT. §§ 139.34 (2001)... State United States Wisconsin Permit required for retailers... License Public Health  Details
WYO. STAT. ANN. § 14-3-303 (2000). State United States Wyoming Vending machines restricted to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
D.C. CODE ANN. § 47-2404(b)(3)... State United States District of Columbia Vending machines restricted to... Vending machines Public Health  Details
D.C. CODE ANN. § 47-2404 (2010) State United States District of Columbia Separate license required for... License Public Health  Details
Smoke free groungs State United States Commowealth of Guam, Commonwealth... 100% Smoke-free college and university... Venue Public Health  Details
Tobacco Amendment (Protection... State Australia Victoria, Australia Prohibition of tobacco sales from... Venue Public Health  Details
Public Health (Tobacco) Act 2008 State Australia New South Wales, Australia Restricts the sale of tobacco... License Public Health  Details
South Australia Tobacco Products... State Australia South Australia, Australia Licensing requirement for each... License Public Health  Details
Tobacco and Other Smoking Products... State Australia Queensland, Australia Limit of one point of sale for... Venue Public Health  Details
Law 26687 on Advertising and Promotion... Federal Argentina Argentina Prohibited sales in particular... Venue Public Health  Details
The Smoking and Using of Tobacco... Federal Bangladesh Bangladesh Prohibit tobacco vending machine... Vending Machines Public Health  Details
Trade Act, 2008 Federal Botswana Botswana Application for licensing required... License Taxation  Details
Act XLII of 1999 On the Protection... Federal Europe Hungary Prohibition of vending machine... Venue Public Health  Details
Retail limits Federal Europe Hungary Requires government issued concession... Store Caps Public Health  Details
Tobacco Free Pharmacies Federal France Prohibiting the sale of cigarrettes... Venue Public Health  Details
tobacco free pharmacies Federal Italy Prohibiting the sale of cigarettes... Venue Public Health  Details
Tobacco Act (Act of March 10,... Federal Netherlands Netherlands Prohibition of sales within specific... Venue Public Health  Details
Decision of 26 January 2004 implementing... Federal Netherlands Netherlands Restrictions of vending machines... Vending machines Public Health  Details
LAW NO. 28705 Federal Peru Peru Restrictions of vending machines... Vending machines Public Health  Details
HEALTH REGULATIONS APPROVAL OF... Federal Peru Peru Prohibition of tobacco sales within... Venue Public Health  Details
Federal Law No. 87-FZ of July... Federal Russia Russia Probibition of tobacco vending... Venue Public Health  Details
TOBACCO PRODUCTS CONTROL ACT B.E.2535... Federal Thailand Thailand Probibition of tobacco vending... Vending machines Public Health  Details
Law No. 09/2012/QH13, Law on Prevention... Federal Viet Nam Viet Nam When the Law on Prevention and... Zoning Public Health  Details
Health Act 2009 Federal United Kingdom England, Wales & Northern Ireland Prohibiting the sale of cigarettes... Vending machines Public Health  Details
tobacco free pharmacies Federal United Kingdom Prohibiting the sale of cigarettes... Venue Public Health  Details
Tobacco and Medical Services (Scotland)... Federal United Kingdom Scotland Retailer registration requirement,... License Public Health  Details
The Sale of Tobacco (Registration... Federal United Kingdom Scotland Regulates registration of tobacco... License Public Health  Details
No formal Policy -- was enforced... Local Saudi Arabia Mecca (Makkah al-Mukarramah),... Tobacco sale ban; No issue of... Sale ban Public Health  Details
No formal Policy -- was enforced... Local Saudi Arabia Madinah (al-Madīnah al-Munawwarah),... Tobacco sale ban; No issue of... Sale ban Public Health  Details
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