Drug Paraphernalia Ban

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The Northbridge Board of Health, at a meeting held December 11, 2012, voted to adopt regulations banning the sale of drug paraphernalia, synthetic cannabinoids, and synthetic stimulants in the Town of Northbridge.

These regulations ban any person, firm, store, or corporation from selling or offering for sale or distribution any drug paraphernalia including but not limited to, blunt wrappers and rosebud glasses, as well as synthetic cannabinoids, commercially known as fake pot and bath salts. These regulations further provide that any offense of this regulation shall be fined $300 for each offense with enforcement by the Northbridge Police Department, Board of Health, or its designated agent.

These new regulations shall become effective on January 1, 2013.