Violations

If you sell tobacco, you must:

Purchase tobacco products from legitimate sources (people licensed to sell tobacco products to retail outlets in Washington).

Maintain records on your premises to show where those tobacco products were purchased.

 

Cigarette Violations

Chapter 314-34 WAC Cigarette and tobacco products violations

 

Other Tobacco Product Violations

WAC 314-10-110 Penalties, suspension notices, posting or advertising of – Other closing notices prohibited.

Title 82.26.220 RCW Enforcement, administration of chapter – License Suspension, revocation

Title 82.26.230 RCW  Enforcement - Unlicensed distributors or retailers - Seizure and forfeiture of property.

WAC 314-10-110 Penalties, suspension notices, posting or advertising of – Other closing notices prohibited.

Chapter 314-34 WAC Cigarette and tobacco products violations

Understanding your hearing options for administrative violations

 

Laws (RCW) and Rules (WAC)

 

Tax on Cigarettes Laws and Rules

Chapter 82.24 RCW

Chapter 314-33 WAC Cigarette and tobacco products license process

Chapter 314-34 Cigarette and tobacco products violations

 

Tax on Tobacco Products (OTP) Laws and Rules

Chapter 82.26 RCW

Chapter 314-10 WAC Sale and Distribution of tobacco products