language to be deleted (2) new language
Laws of Minnesota 1992 CHAPTER 588-S.F.No. 2475 An act relating to commerce; adding a penalty for the purchase of or an attempt to purchase tobacco by a child; amending Minnesota Statutes 1990, section 609.685, subdivision 3. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 1990, section 609.685, subdivision 3, is amended to read: Subd. 3. [PETTY MISDEMEANOR.] Whoever uses, purchases, or attempts to purchase tobacco or tobacco related devices and is under the age of 18 years is guilty of a petty misdemeanor. This subdivision does not apply to a person under the age of 18 years who purchases or attempts to purchase tobacco or tobacco related devices while under the direct supervision of a responsible adult for training, education, research, or enforcement purposes. Presented to the governor April 17, 1992 Signed by the governor April 27, 1992, 2:14 p.m.