(a) Any dealer violating any provision of sections 12-326a to 12-326h, inclusive, shall be fined not more than two hundred fifty dollars for the first offense and not more than five hundred dollars for each subsequent offense.

Terms Used In Connecticut General Statutes 12-326g

  • Dealer: means any person other than a distributor who is engaged in this state in the business of selling cigarettes, including any person operating and servicing fewer than twenty-five cigarette vending machines, and any person who is engaged in the business of selling taxed tobacco products, as defined in section 12-330a, at retail. See Connecticut General Statutes 12-285
  • Distributor: means (A) any person in this state engaged in the business of manufacturing cigarettes. See Connecticut General Statutes 12-285

(b) Any distributor violating any provision of sections 12-326a to 12-326h, inclusive, shall be fined not more than one thousand dollars for the first offense, not more than five thousand dollars for the second offense, and not more than ten thousand dollars for each subsequent offense, except that, if the violation is of subsection (b) of section 12-326b, such distributor shall be fined an additional one thousand dollars for each carton of cigarettes sold or bought in violation of said subsection.