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PUBLIC HEALTH (TOBACCO) ACT 2008 - SECT 29
Prohibited tobacco products
(1) The Minister may, by notice published in the Gazette, declare that a
tobacco product, or a class of tobacco products, specified in the notice is a
prohibited tobacco product or are prohibited tobacco products.
Minister must not make a declaration under subsection (1) unless the Minister
is satisfied that the tobacco product or products, or the smoke of the product
or products, has a distinctive fruity, sweet or confectionery-like character
that might encourage a minor to smoke.
(3) The Minister may, by further
notice published in the Gazette, vary or revoke a notice under this section.
(4) A person must not sell a prohibited tobacco product.
(subsection (4)): 500 penalty units for a first offence or 1,000 penalty units
for a second or subsequent offence.
Editorial note : For notices under this
section, see Gazettes No 11 of 15.1.2010, p 136 and No 135 of 17.12.2010, p
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