Int. No. 539
By Council Members Vallone, Cabrera, Chin, Lander, Mendez, Vann and Koo
A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to prohibiting the sale of electronic cigarettes to minors and prohibiting electronic cigarettes from being used in certain public areas.
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
Section 1. Chapter 7 of title 17 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new subchapter 3 to read as follows:
REGULATION OF ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES
§ 17-719 Definitions.
§ 17-720 Sale of electronic cigarettes.
§ 17-721 Prohibitions on electronic cigarettes.
§ 17-722 Violations.
§ 17-723 Enforcement.
§17-719 Definitions. For purposes of this subchapter, the following definitions shall apply:
a. “Electronic cigarettes” means a battery-operated device that contains
cartridges filled with nicotine, flavor and other chemicals that are turned into vapor which is inhaled by ...Click here for full text