Section 9-2.1 - Definitions

Section 9-2.1 Definitions.

As used in this Subpart, the following terms shall have the following meanings:

(a) The terms “electronic cigarette” and “e-cigarette” mean an electronic device that delivers vapor which is inhaled by an individual user, and shall include any refill, cartridge and any other component of such a device; provided, however, that “electronic cigarette” and “e-cigarette” shall not mean any product approved by the United States food and drug administration as a drug or medical device, or manufactured and dispensed pursuant to title five-A of article thirty-three of the public health law.

(b) The terms “electronic liquid” and “e-liquid” means the solution, substance or material used in an e-cigarette and heated to produce an aerosol or emission to be inhaled by the user, whether the liquid contains nicotine or not.

Effective Date: 
Wednesday, February 5, 2020
Statutory Authority: 
Public Health Law, Section 225