ABX2-11: Cigarette and Tobacco Licensing Fees

Session: 2015-2016
Author: Nazarian
Status: Signed into Law (Chaptered)
AAP-CA Position: Support
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The Cigarette and Tobacco Products Licensing Act of 2003 requires a wholesaler or distributor that commences business selling or distributing cigarettes or tobacco products, or that commences doing so at a new or different place of business in the state, to apply for a license accompanied by a required fee of $1,000 for each location. The act also requires a wholesaler or distributor to file an application for a license renewal accompanied by a required fee of $1,000 for each location where cigarettes and tobacco products are sold.

The bill would raise the fees described above to $1,200.

Tracked since Jul 17, 2015.

Letter to Assemble Public Health

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