Georgia

Policy Summary: 

Nicotine-containing e-cigarettes or similar nicotine-delivery devices are classified and regulated as tobacco products in accordance with the Law of Georgia on Tobacco Control.

Sale of nicotine-containing e-cigarettes to minors under 18 years is prohibited, as is sale at certain locations (e.g. educational institutions, sections of retail stores where children's toys are sold, etc.). Sale through vending machines is prohibited, while retail sale over the internet is restricted.

E-cigarettes are exempt from standardized packaging rules for tobacco products. However, packaging must display a medical warning message on the front on the pack and the principal warning on the back beginning September 1, 2018.

Promotion of nicotine-containing e-cigarettes is prohibited.

It is prohibited to use of e-cigarettes in public places and transportation where smoking is banned.

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View the Georgia Law here

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