§ 1399-AA Definitions
§ 1399-BB Distribution of Tobacco Products, Vapor Products, or Herbal Cigarettes Without Charge
§ 1399-CC Sale of Tobacco Products, Herbal Cigarettes, Liquid Nicotine, Shisha, Rolling Papers or Smoking Paraphernalia to Minors Prohibited
§ 1399-DD Sale of Tobacco Products, Herbal Cigarettes or Electronic Cigarettes in Vending Machines
§ 1399-DD-1 Public Display of Tobacco Product and Electronic Cigarette Advertisements and Smoking Paraphernalia Prohibited
§ 1399-EE Hearings; Penalties
§ 1399-FF Enforcement
§ 1399-GG Out-of-Package Sales and Minimum Package Sizes
§ 1399-HH Tobacco and Vapor Product Enforcement
§ 1399-II Tobacco and Vapor Product Use Prevention and Control Program
§ 1399-II-1 Electronic Cigarette and Vaping Prevention, Awareness and Control Program
§ 1399-JJ Evaluation Requirements
§ 1399-KK Annual Tobacco and Vapor Product Enforcement Reporting
§ 1399-LL Unlawful Shipment or Transport of Cigarettes and Vapor Products
§ 1399-LL*2 Sale of Bidis Prohibited
§ 1399-MM Sale of Gutka Prohibited
§ 1399-MM-1 Sale of Flavored Products Prohibited
§ 1399-MM-2 Sale in Pharmacies
§ 1399-MM-3 Carrier Oils

Terms Used In New York Laws > Public Health > Article 13-F - Regulation of Tobacco Products, Herbal Cigarettes and Smoking Paraphernalia; Distribution to Minors

  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Baseline: Projection of the receipts, outlays, and other budget amounts that would ensue in the future without any change in existing policy. Baseline projections are used to gauge the extent to which proposed legislation, if enacted into law, would alter current spending and revenue levels.
  • Bidis: means a product containing tobacco that is wrapped in temburni leaf (diospyros melanoxylon) or tendra leaf (diospyros exculpra), or any other product offered to consumers as "beedies" or "bidis". See N.Y. Public Health Law 1399-AA
  • Chambers: A judge's office.
  • Enforcement officer: means the enforcement officer designated pursuant to article thirteen-E of this chapter to enforce such article and hold hearings pursuant thereto; provided that in a city with a population of more than one million it shall also mean an officer or employee or any agency of such city that is authorized to enforce any local law of such city related to the regulation of the sale of tobacco products to minors. See N.Y. Public Health Law 1399-AA
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • 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.
  • Gutka: means a product containing lime paste, spices, areca and tobacco. See N.Y. Public Health Law 1399-AA
  • Herbal cigarette: means any product made primarily of an herb or combination of herbs, and intended to be smoked in any of the methods that tobacco is smoked, including but not limited to, as a cigarette, cigar or pipe filler. See N.Y. Public Health Law 1399-AA
  • 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.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Majority leader: see Floor Leaders
  • Minority leader: See Floor Leaders
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Mortgagor: The person who pledges property to a creditor as collateral for a loan and who receives the money.
  • Nicotine water: means bottled water that is laced with nicotine. See N.Y. Public Health Law 1399-AA
  • 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: means a person, firm, company, corporation, partnership, sole proprietor, limited partnership or association. See N.Y. Public Health Law 1399-AA
  • Price reduction instrument: means any coupon, voucher, rebate, card, paper, note, form, statement, ticket, image, or other issue, whether in paper, digital, or any other form, used for commercial purposes to receive an article, product, service, or accommodation without charge or at a discounted price. See N.Y. Public Health Law 1399-AA
  • Private club: means an organization with no more than an insignificant portion of its membership comprised of people under the age of twenty-one years that regularly receives dues and/or payments from its members for the use of space, facilities and services. See N.Y. Public Health Law 1399-AA
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Retail dealer: means a person licensed by the commissioner of taxation and finance to sell cigarettes, tobacco products, or vapor products in this state. See N.Y. Public Health Law 1399-AA
  • Shisha: means any product made primarily of tobacco or other leaf, or any combination thereof, smoked or intended to be smoked in a hookah or water pipe. See N.Y. Public Health Law 1399-AA
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Tobacco business: means a sole proprietorship, corporation, limited liability company, partnership or other enterprise in which the primary activity is the sale, manufacture or promotion of tobacco, tobacco products and accessories, either at wholesale or retail, and in which the sale, manufacture or promotion of other products is merely incidental. See N.Y. Public Health Law 1399-AA
  • Tobacco products: means one or more cigarettes or cigars, bidis, chewing tobacco, powdered tobacco, nicotine water or any other tobacco products. See N.Y. Public Health Law 1399-AA
  • Vapor products: means any noncombustible liquid or gel, regardless of the presence of nicotine therein, that is manufactured into a finished product for use in an electronic cigarette, including any device that contains such noncombustible liquid or gel. See N.Y. Public Health Law 1399-AA
  • Vapor products dealer: means a person licensed by the commissioner of taxation and finance to sell vapor products in this state. See N.Y. Public Health Law 1399-AA