What are the Laws about Juveniles and Tobacco?

If you are under the age of 18, it is against the law to do the following:

- Possess tobacco (F.S. 569.11)

- Possess Nicotine products or Nicotine dispensing devices (F.S. 877.112 (6))

- Misrepresent age for the purpose of purchasing or attempting to purchase any nicotine product or nicotine dispensing device (F.S. 877.112 (7))

- Smoking near school property (F.S. 386.212)

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1. What are the Laws about Juveniles and Tobacco?
2. What is required to satisfy a juvenile smoking citation written under statute 569.11 or 877.112 (6)?
3. What is required to satisfy a juvenile smoking citation written under statute 386.212?
4. How do I pay for my citation?
5. Where can I go to do Community Service?
6. If I do community service, is there a form that I need to submit as proof?
7. Where can I take the Tobacco Education Course?
8. Who is responsible for submitting the certificate when the tobacco education course is completed?
9. How do I contest my citation?