§ 461.12 Municipal License of Tobacco, Tobacco-Related Devices, and Similar Products
§ 461.13 Cigarette License Fees, Apportionment
§ 461.15 Blind Persons Not to Pay Cigarette Licenses
§ 461.17 Manufacturers to Report On Certain Substances
§ 461.18 Ban On Self-Service Sales; Exceptions
§ 461.19 Effect On Local Ordinance; Notice
§ 461.20 Sale of Electronic Delivery Device; Packaging
§ 461.21 Kiosk Sales Prohibited
§ 461.22 Age Verification and Signage Required

Terms Used In Minnesota Statutes > Chapter 461 - Regulating Sales of Tobacco; Tobacco-Related and Electronic Delivery Devices; and Nicotine and Lobelia Products

  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Person: may extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate, and to partnerships and other unincorporated associations. See Minnesota Statutes 645.44
  • state: extends to and includes the District of Columbia and the several territories. See Minnesota Statutes 645.44
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.