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Minocqua Town Ordinance 

Sec. 41-58. - Tobacco possession and usage prohibited on school premises.

(a)  It shall be unlawful for any person to use or possess any tobacco products or material that can be smoked in any building or on any premises under the jurisdiction, supervision, management and control of the school board of Lakeland Union High School and Minocqua-Hazelhurst Lake Tomahawk Elementary School, including any vehicle used for school purposes and including in any vehicle located on the school premises.

(b)  Any person violating the provisions of this section shall, upon conviction, pay a forfeiture of $25.00 for the first offense, and $50.00 for any subsequent offense.  

Fine:   $169.00  1st Offense      $200.50   2nd Offense


254.92  Purchase or possession of cigarettes or tobacco products by person under 18 prohibited.
(1)  No person under 18 years of age may falsely represent his or her age for the purpose of receiving any cigarette, nicotine product, or tobacco product.
(2) No person under 18 years of age may purchase, attempt to purchase, or possess any cigarette, nicotine product, or tobacco product except as follows:
(a) A person under 18 years of age may purchase or possess cigarettes, nicotine products, or tobacco products for the sole purpose of resale in the course of employment during his or her working hours if employed by a retailer.
(b) A person under 18 years of age, but not under 15 years of age, may purchase, attempt to purchase or possess cigarettes, nicotine products, or tobacco products in the course of his or her participation in an investigation under s. 254.916 that is conducted in accordance with s. 254.916 (3).
(2m) No person may purchase cigarettes, tobacco products, or nicotine products on behalf of, or to provide to, any person who is under 18 years of age. Any person who violates this subsection may be:
(a) Required to forfeit not more than $500 if the person has not committed a previous violation within 30 months of the violation.
(b) Fined not more than $500 or imprisoned for not more than 30 days or both if the person has committed a previous violation within 30 months of the violation.
(c) Fined not more than $1,000 or imprisoned for not more than 90 days or both if the person has committed 2 previous violations within 30 months of the violation.
(d) Fined not more than $10,000 or imprisoned for not more than 9 months or both if the person has committed 3 or more previous violations within 30 months of the violation.
(3) A law enforcement officer shall seize any cigarette, nicotine product, or tobacco product that has been sold to and is in the possession of a person under 18 years of age.
(4) A county, town, village, or city may enact an ordinance regulating the conduct regulated by this section only if the ordinance strictly conforms to this section. A county ordinance enacted under this subsection does not apply within a town, village, or city that has enacted or enacts an ordinance under this subsection.

Fine:   $200.50