House Bill 36
149th General Assembly (2017 - 2018)
The General Assembly has ended, the current status is the final status.
AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 11 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO OFFENSES RELATED TO CHILDREN.
Although minors are prohibited from purchasing tobacco, it is not technically illegal for a minor to possess or consume tobacco. This bill will make the possession, use, or consumption of tobacco by a minor unlawful and subject to the same penalties as a person under 18 who purchases a tobacco product.
Takes effect upon being signed into law