Section 28-11-15

Posting of signs regarding sale to minors and proof of age requirements.

Any person who distributes tobacco or tobacco products within this state shall post conspicuously and keep so posted at each location of distribution and vending machines a sign that is placed in such a manner that it is likely to be read by those seeking to purchase or obtain tobacco or tobacco products. Each sign shall state that:

(1) Alabama law strictly prohibits the purchase of tobacco products by persons under the age of 19.

(2) Proof of age is required for the purchase of tobacco products.

(Acts 1997, No. 97-423, p. 721, §15; Act 2009-578, p. 1697, §1.)