The District of Columbia

District of Columbia Tobacco Directory (Data Current as of 07/31/09)

by Office of the Chief Financial Officer

Keywords
About: Office of the Chief Financial Officer, OCFO, Transparency, Accountability, Tobacco, Cigarettes, Citywide Data Warehouse
Taking place at: Washington, D.C., District of Columbia, DC

Abstract

This dataset displays a directory that lists the tobacco product manufacturers, with brand families and brand names, that have provided current and accurate certifications to the District of Columbia in accordance with DC Official Code § 7-1801.02 (2001) and the Tobacco Product Manufacturer Reserve Fund Complementary Procedures Act of 2004 ("Act"). The mission of the Office of the Chief Financial Officer (OCFO) is to enhance the fiscal and financial stability, accountability and integrity of the Government of the District of Columbia. This directory lists the tobacco product manufacturers, with brand families and brand names, that have provided current and accurate certifications to the District of Columbia in accordance with DC Official Code § 7-1801.02 (2001) and the Tobacco Product Manufacturer Reserve Fund Complementary Procedures Act of 2004 ("Act"). Only cigarettes or "roll-your-own" tobacco belonging to brand families listed in this directory may be stamped, offered, or possessed for sale in the District of Columbia. Any cigarettes or "roll-your-own" tobacco that have been sold, offered or possessed for sale, or imported for personal consumption in the District of Columbia while not included in this directory will be deemed contraband and subject to seizure and forfeiture as provided in section 7(b) of the Act. It is unlawful to affix a stamp to a package or other container of cigarettes of a tobacco product manufacturer or brand family not included in this directory or to sell, offer, or possess for sale, or import for personal consumption in the District of Columbia, cigarettes or "roll-your-own" tobacco of a tobacco product manufacturer or brand family not included in this directory. Additional information about the District of Columbia Tobacco Directory may be found on the OCFO website.

Purpose

This dataset has been created by Citywide Data Warehouse program. The mission of the Citywide Data Warehouse is to provide timely and accurate information for decision-making; support executive and agency management in the implementation of business processes which will guarantee access to useful and well-organized information for DC Government workers, non-governmental organizations, and the public.

Access constraints

Contact the Citywide Data Warehouse Program: CityDW@dc.gov.

Use constraints

By using data made available here the user agrees to all the conditions stated in the terms and conditions described under the District portal, http://dc.gov/page/terms-and-conditions-use-district-data?

Point of contact

Citywide Data Warehouse Program

441 4th Street NW, Suite 930
Washington DC, 20001, USA

fax: 202-727-5660
hours: Monday to Friday 8:30am-5pm

Credits

DC Office of the Chief Financial Officer
DC Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO) Citywide Data Warehouse

 

Distribution

Distribution liability: Neither the District of Columbia Government nor the Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO) makes any claims as to the completeness, accuracy or content of any data contained in this application; makes any representation of any kind, including, but not limited to, warranty of the accuracy or fitness for a particular use; nor are any such warranties to be implied or inferred with respect to the information or data furnished herein. The data is subject to change as modifications and updates are complete. It is understood that the information contained in the dataset is being used at one's own risk.

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Citywide Data Warehouse Program

441 4th St NW, Suite 930 South
Washington DC, 20001, USA

fax: 202-727-5660
hours: Monday to Friday 8:30 am - 5:30 pm

Entity

District of Columbia Tobacco Directory 

Attributes

  • Manufacturer 
    The name of a tobacco product manufacturer that sells cigarettes or roll-your-own tobacco within the District of Columbia, whether directly or through any distributor, retailer, or similar intermediary.
  • PM/NPM 
    Refers to "Participating Manufacturer" and "Non-participating Manufacturer. A Participating Manufacturer is any Tobacco Product Manufacturer that has become a Participating Manufacturer pursuant to Section II(jj) of the Master Settlement Agreement and all amendments to it. A Non-participating Manufacturer is any Tobacco Product Manufacturer that is not a Participating Manufacturer.
  • Brand Family 
    Refers to all styles of cigarettes sold under the same trademark and differentiated from one another by additional modifiers or descriptors, including "menthol," "lights," "kings," and "100s," and includes any brand name (alone or in conjunction with any other word), trademark, logo, symbol, motto, selling message, recognizable pattern of colors, or any other indicia of product identification identical or similar to, or identifiable with, a previously known brand of cigarettes.

Provided by
Citywide Data Warehouse Program

441 4th St NW, Suite 930 South
Washington DC, 20001, USA

fax: 202-727-5660
hours: Monday to Friday 8:30 am - 5 pm