E-Cigarette Regulations - Nevada

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Are e-cigarettes in any section of the state’s statutes included in the definition of "Tobacco Products"?

No

 

How does the state define an e-cigarette?

Vapor product means “any noncombustible product containing nicotine that employs a heating element, power source, electronic circuit or other electronic, chemical or mechanical means, regardless of the shape or size thereof, that can be used to produce vapor from nicotine in a solution or other form [including] an electronic cigarette, cigar, cigarillo or pipe . . . and a vapor cartridge or other container of nicotine in a solution or other form [meant for use with an aforementioned device].”
Nev. Rev. Stat. Ann §§ 202.2485.5; 370.054 (2019)

 

Is there a state excise or special tax (non-sales tax) placed on e-cigarettes?

N/A

 

What regulations are in place for e-cigarette packaging?

N/A

 

What restrictions are in place for retail or youth access?

Sale/distribution vapor products to persons under age 18 prohibited.
Nev. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 202.2493.2 (2019)

 

Is a retail license or permit required to sell e-cigarettes?

No

 

What smoke-free restrictions exist for e-cigarette use?

Use of vapor products prohibited within any procedure area of an invasive body decoration establishment.
Nev. Admin. Code § 444.xxx(49)(1) (2019)

 

Nevada e-cigarette regulation as of March 15, 2019. Click to return to the map page.