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Tobacco Laws

Utah Tobacco Laws

The Utah Indoor Clean Air Act

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Statute
Title 26.Chapter 28.Utah Indoor Clean Air Act statute.
 
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Rule
Title R392-510. Utah Indoor Clean Air Act rule. Community Health Services, Environmental Services.
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Penalties for Non-Compliance
Describes the general penalties for non-compliance with the Utah Indoor Clean Air Act

Utah Second Hand Smoke Amendments

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What the Amendments Do
Explains how the the statute titled Second Hand Smoke Amendments apply to single and multiple dwellings (apartments and condominiums).

 

Smoking in a Vehicle Prohibited When Child is Present

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Go to Statute
Prohibits smoking in vehicles when child under the age of 15 is present.

Youth Access Laws

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Utah Tobacco Laws At-A-Glance-
 Provides links to specific tobacco laws.
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Penalties for Non-Compliance
Describes the criminal and civil penalties for non-compliance with the law.
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Retailer Information
Provides tips for managers and employees on how to prevent illegal underage tobacco sales.

Federal Regulations

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Synar Amendment
Explains the Federal Synar Amendment, designed to curb youth access to tobacco.
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FDA Regulations
Explains H.R. 1256/S. 982 (FDA) The Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act which went into effect June 22, 2009.
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The Prevent All Cigarette Trafficking Act (PACT Act)(PDF 38.3KB)
The Act specifically applies to internet sales of tobacco and is designed to assure the collection of federal, state, and local tobacco taxes on cigarettes and smokeless tobacco sold via the internet and stopping internet sales of tobacco to  kids. It became effective June 29, 2010.

Community Resources

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How to Report Violations
Explains the process to follow and what to expect when a complaint or report of violation is made.
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Utah Indoor Clean Air Act and Second Hand Smoke Amendments
Provides a listing of local health department contacts on a county-by-county basis that can assist with questions and issues related to the Utah Indoor Clean Air Act and the Secondhand Smoke Amendments.
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Retailer Education
Provides a listing of local health department contacts on a county-by-county basis that can assist retailers with employee policies and training related to prevent illegal sales of tobacco to underage youth.
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Preventing Secondhand Smoke Problems
Provides a listing of local health department contacts on a county-by-county basis that can assist those persons with questions about the health impacts of secondhand smoke.

 

 

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