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Registration Of Tobacco Sellers Would Strengthen Tobacco Laws

Tweet Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) says retailers facing prosecution for selling tobacco to minors will become simpler and less costly to administer under new tobacco laws, but there is a need for a register of all tobacco sellers. A Taumarunui retailer is facing prosecution and a fine of up to $2000 after selling cigarettes to a person under 18 years of age. Changes under the Smoke-free Environments Amendment Bill before Parliament would s ... Jump to full article >>