SECTION 1. Section 6 of Chapter 270 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2018 official edition, is hereby amended by striking out subsection (d) and (e) and inserting in place the following three subsections:
(d) Any retailer that sells, offers for sale, or distributes for commercial purpose any tobacco product shall maintain a stock of, and offer for retail sale, at least one type of nicotine replacement therapy drug, device, or combination product that has been approved by the federal Food and Drug Administration for cessation of tobacco use pursuant to the “Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act,” 21 U.S.C. ss.301 et seq.
(e) A person who violates this section shall be punished by a fine of $100 for the first offense, $200 for a second offense and $300 for a third or subsequent offense.
(f) The department of public health may promulgate regulations to implement this section.
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