Tobacco

On May 22, the Pembroke Board of Health voted to enact a regulation entitled “Regulation of the Pembroke Board of Health Restricting the Sale of Tobacco Products.” 

The regulation is effective on August 1, 2017.  The regulation does the following:

  • Includes all nicotine delivery products, including electronic cigarettes within the definition of tobacco products.
  • Restricts the sale of nicotine delivery products, including electronic cigarettes to persons over the age of 21.
  • Prohibits the sale of all tobacco products, including electronic cigarettes in educational institutions.
  • Prohibits the issuance of a new tobacco sales permit to any retail location within 500 feet of a public or private elementary or secondary school.
  • Bans the Free Distribution of tobacco products and Coupon Redemption for tobacco products..
  • Vending machines containing tobacco products are prohibited

For a copy of this regulations, please click the link below or contact the Pembroke Board of Health during business hours at (781) 293-2718.

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