An Act to Amend the Tobacco Sales Act
Her Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, enacts as follows:
1 Subsection 6.1(2) of the Tobacco Sales Act, chapter T-6.1 of the Acts of New Brunswick, 1993, is amended
(a) by adding after paragraph (a) the following:
(a.1) a kiosk that permits direct access to a pharmacist, whether in person or by telephone or any other means, and from which prescription drugs or other medicines are sold or dispensed;
(b) in paragraph (b)
(i) in subparagraph (ii) by striking out "; and" at the end of the subparagraph and substituting ", or";
(ii) by adding the following after subparagraph (ii):
(iii) a kiosk described in paragraph (a.1) is located within the store; and
2 The Act is amended by adding after section 6.2 the following:
6.21 No person shall display or permit the display of tobacco in a retail store by means of a countertop display.
3 Schedule A of the Act is amended by adding after
4 This Act or any provision of this Act comes into force on a day or days to be fixed by proclamation.
The existing provison is as follows:
6.1(2) The following are designated places:
(a) a pharmacy;
(b) a retail store if
(i) a pharmacy is located within the store, or
(ii) customers of the pharmacy can pass into the store directly or by use of a corridor or area used exclusively to connect the pharmacy with the store; and
(c) any other place prescribed by regulation.
A penalty provision is added.