[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Mansfield as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Article I Cigarette Vending Machines
[Adopted 4-9-1997 by Ord. No. 05-97]
In view of the indiscriminate and uncontrollable sales of cigarettes to minors by way of automatic vending machines within the Township of Mansfield, all cigarette vending machines or other mechanical devices of similar nature for the indiscriminate sale of cigarettes or other tobacco products are prohibited within the geographic borders of the Township of Mansfield.
Any person owning, operating, renting or permitting the use of a cigarette vending machine or other mechanical devices of similar nature for the indiscriminate sale of cigarettes or other tobacco products on premises under his, her or its control shall be subject to the penalties provided in § 1-17 of the Code of the Township of Mansfield. Each day during which such a machine is owned, operated, rented or permitted on the premises within the Township of Mansfield shall result in a separate violation.