North Dakota Century Code Title 12.1. Criminal Code § 12.1-31-03.1. Vending machines prohibited--Penalty

1. It is an infraction for any person to sell or furnish cigarettes, cigarette papers, cigars, snuff, tobacco in any other form in which it may be utilized for smoking or chewing, electronic smoking devices, or alternative nicotine products through a vending machine, except as provided in subsection 2.

2. Subsection 1 does not apply to:

a. A vending machine that is located in an area in which minors are not permitted access;  or

b. A vending machine that dispenses cigarettes, cigarette papers, cigars, snuff, tobacco in any other form in which it may be utilized for smoking or chewing, electronic smoking devices, or alternative nicotine products through the operation of a device that requires a salesperson to control the dispensation of such product.

3. It is an infraction for any person to sell or furnish cigarettes, cigarette papers, cigars, snuff, tobacco in any other form in which it may be utilized for smoking or chewing, electronic smoking devices, or alternative nicotine products through any vending machine, if those products are placed together with any nontobacco product, other than matches, in the vending machine.

4. As used in this section, “electronic smoking devices” and “alternative nicotine products” have the same meaning as in section 12.1-31-03 .


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