Consumer Protection & Antitrust BureauPenalties for Non-Compliance
Penalties for non-compliance with RSA 541-D.
If it is determined that any person has violated the requirements of this statute, or any rule adopted pursuant to the statute, the commissioner may:
- Revoke or suspend the license of any stamping agent.
- Impose a civil penalty in an amount not exceeding the greater of 500% percent of the retail value of the cigarettes sold or $5,000.
- Deem any cigarettes sold, offered for sale, or possessed for sale in New Hampshire in violation of the statute contraband, subject to seizure and forfeiture.
- Seek an injunction to restrain a threatened or actual violation of the statute.
The state shall be entitled to recover the costs of investigation, costs of action, and reasonable attorney's fees.
New Hampshire Department of Justice
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