Model Policies

Tobacco-Free Outdoor Areas

Model Local Ordinance to Prohibit Tobacco and E-cigarette Use in Specified Indoor and Outdoor Areas
Model use ordinance that includes electronic cigarettes.

Incorporating E-cigarettes into Existing or Proposed Tobacco Controls: An Example
A model ordinance illustrating inclusion of e-cigarettes in local tobacco controls (using the example of indoor and outdoor use restrictions). The ordinance includes a broader name and model definition for e-cigarettes that can be used in other policies as well (such as sales regulations).

Retail Environment

Tobacco Retail Licensing Model Ordinance
A model ordinance for New York communities seeking to use licensing requirements to limit the number, type, and location of tobacco retail stores.

Other Tobacco Products

Model Local Ordinance to Prohibit Tobacco and E-cigarette Use in Specified Indoor and Outdoor Areas
Model use ordinance that includes electronic cigarettes.

Incorporating E-cigarettes into Existing or Proposed Tobacco Controls: An Example
A model ordinance illustrating inclusion of e-cigarettes in local tobacco controls (using the example of indoor and outdoor use restrictions). The ordinance includes a broader name and model definition for e-cigarettes that can be used in other policies as well (such as sales regulations).

Product Pricing

Model New York Ordinance Prohibiting the Redemption of Discount Coupons and Value-Added Sales for Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products
Model policy restricting redemption of tobacco discount coupons and certain value-added sales (e.g., multi-pack discounts).