34-49-20Certain sales of existing inventory on or after January 1, 2011 permitted.

Nothing in this chapter prohibits any distributor, wholesaler, or dealer from selling its existing inventory of cigarettes on or after January 1, 2011, if the distributor, wholesaler, or dealer establishes that the state tax stamps were affixed to the cigarettes before January 1, 2011. In addition, the inventory of cigarettes must have been purchased in a comparable quantity to the inventory that was purchased during the same period for the preceding year.

Source: SL 2009, ch 172, § 20, eff. Jan. 1, 2011.