Alabama

Date law passed  Date Law Effective  Overseeing agency  Products covered  RIP Standard  Responsible for Certification  Recertification Timeframe 
May 21, 2009 January 2010  State Fire Marshal  Cigarettes only  Less than 25% Full Length Burns using ASTM 2187-04  Manufacturer 3 years 
Audit Frequency by Primary Agency  Audits include RIP testing?  Primary Agency Granted Regulatory Authority?  Legislative Look Back Provision  Certification Fees per Brand  Superseded By Federal Law?  Cite
State Fire Marshal 3 years  $1,000 Yes  HB 771  

Alaska

Date law passed  Date Law Effective  Overseeing agency  Products covered  RIP Standard  Responsible for Certification  Recertification Timeframe 
July 18, 2007 August 2009 State Fire Marshal Cigarettes only  Less than 25% Full Length Burns using ASTM 2187-04  Manufacturer 3 years 
Audit Frequency by Primary Agency  Audits include RIP testing?  Primary Agency Granted Regulatory Authority?  Legislative Look Back Provision  Certification Fees per Brand  Superseded By Federal Law?  Cite
At Primary Agency's discretion  No State Fire Marshal No  $250 Yes  Chapter 61 SLA 07 

Arizona

Date law passed  Date Law Effective  Overseeing agency  Products covered  RIP Standard  Responsible for Certification  Recertification Timeframe 
May 2008 August 2009 State Fire Marshal Cigarettes only  Less than 25% Full Length Burns using ASTM 2187-04  Manufacturer 3 years
Audit Frequency by Primary Agency  Audits include RIP testing?  Primary Agency Granted Regulatory Authority?  Legislative Look Back Provision  Certification Fees per Brand  Superseded By Federal Law?  Cite
State Fire Marshal 3 years $250 Yes ARS 41-2170 through 41-2170.08 

Arkansas

Date law passed  Date Law Effective  Overseeing agency  Products covered  RIP Standard  Responsible for Certification  Recertification Timeframe 
February 2009 January 2010  Tobacco Control Board  Cigarettes only  Less than 25% Full Length Burns using ASTM 2187-04 Manufacturer
Audit Frequency by Primary Agency  Audits include RIP testing?  Primary Agency Granted Regulatory Authority?  Legislative Look Back Provision  Certification Fees per Brand  Superseded By Federal Law?  Cite
Tobacco Control Board 3 years Yes Act 697 

California

Date law passed  Date Law Effective  Overseeing agency  Products covered  RIP Standard  Responsible for Certification  Recertification Timeframe 
October 2005  January 2007  Board of Equalization  Cigarettes only  Less than 25% Full Length Burns using ASTM 2187-04  Manufacturer 3 years 
Audit Frequency by Primary Agency  Audits include RIP testing?  Primary Agency Granted Regulatory Authority?  Legislative Look Back Provision  Certification Fees per Brand  Superseded By Federal Law?  Cite
At Primary Agency's discretion  No No None None Yes Assembly Bill No. 178, Chapter 633 

Colorado

Date law passed  Date Law Effective  Overseeing agency  Products covered  RIP Standard  Responsible for Certification  Recertification Timeframe 
May 2008 July 2009 Division of Fire Safety Cigarettes only  Less than 25% Full Length Burns using ASTM 2187-04  Manufacturer 3 years
Audit Frequency by Primary Agency  Audits include RIP testing?  Primary Agency Granted Regulatory Authority?  Legislative Look Back Provision  Certification Fees per Brand  Superseded By Federal Law?  Cite
Division of Fire Safety 3 years $1,000 Yes 24-33.5-1214 


Connecticut

Date law passed  Date Law Effective  Overseeing agency  Products covered  RIP Standard  Responsible for Certification  Recertification Timeframe 
July 2007  July 1, 2008  State Board of Equalization  Cigarettes only  Less than 25% Full Length Burns using ASTM 2187-04  Manufacturer 3 years 
Audit Frequency by Primary Agency  Audits include RIP testing?  Primary Agency Granted Regulatory Authority?  Legislative Look Back Provision  Certification Fees per Brand  Superseded By Federal Law?  Cite
At Primary Agency's discretion  No State Fire Marshal  no  $250 Not Stated  Public Act 07-180  


Delaware

Date law passed  Date Law Effective  Overseeing agency  Products covered  RIP Standard  Responsible for Certification  Recertification Timeframe 
July 2007  January 1, 2009  State Fire Marshal  Cigarettes only  Less than 25% Full Length Burns using ASTM 2187-04  Manufacturer 3 years 
Audit Frequency by Primary Agency  Audits include RIP testing?  Primary Agency Granted Regulatory Authority?  Legislative Look Back Provision  Certification Fees per Brand  Superseded By Federal Law?  Cite
At Primary Agency's discretion  No State Fire Marshal  No  $250 Yes  Chapter 71A of Title 16  

District of Columbia

Date law passed  Date Law Effective  Overseeing agency  Products covered  RIP Standard  Responsible for Certification  Recertification Timeframe 
May 2008 July 2008 Mayor Cigarettes only  Less than 25% Full Length Burns using ASTM 2187-04  Manufacturer 3 years
Audit Frequency by Primary Agency  Audits include RIP testing?  Primary Agency Granted Regulatory Authority?  Legislative Look Back Provision  Certification Fees per Brand  Superseded By Federal Law?  Cite
Mayor None DC Law 17-157, (55 DCR 3703)

Florida

Date law passed  Date Law Effective  Overseeing agency  Products covered  RIP Standard  Responsible for Certification  Recertification Timeframe 
June 2008 January 2010  Division of Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco  Cigarettes only  Manufacturer
Audit Frequency by Primary Agency  Audits include RIP testing?  Primary Agency Granted Regulatory Authority?  Legislative Look Back Provision  Certification Fees per Brand  Superseded By Federal Law?  Cite
None

Georgia

Date law passed  Date Law Effective  Overseeing agency  Products covered  RIP Standard  Responsible for Certification  Recertification Timeframe 
April 2008 January 2010 Safety Fire Commmissioner  Cigarettes only  Less than 25% Full Length Burns using ASTM 2187-04  Manufacturer 3 years
Audit Frequency by Primary Agency  Audits include RIP testing?  Primary Agency Granted Regulatory Authority?  Legislative Look Back Provision  Certification Fees per Brand  Superseded By Federal Law?  Cite
State Fire Marshal 3 years $250 Yes O.C.G.A. Title 25 Chapter 14 

Hawaii

Date law passed  Date Law Effective  Overseeing agency  Products covered  RIP Standard  Responsible for Certification  Recertification Timeframe 
July 2008 September 2009   Cigarettes only  Less than 25% Full Length Burns using ASTM 2187-04  Manufacturer 3 years
Audit Frequency by Primary Agency  Audits include RIP testing?  Primary Agency Granted Regulatory Authority?  Legislative Look Back Provision  Certification Fees per Brand  Superseded By Federal Law?  Cite
3 years $375 Chapter 132 C 

Idaho

Date law passed  Date Law Effective  Overseeing agency  Products covered  RIP Standard  Responsible for Certification  Recertification Timeframe 
March 2008 April 2009 State Fire Marshal  Cigarettes only  Less than 25% Full Length Burns using ASTM 2187-04  Manufacturer 3 years
Audit Frequency by Primary Agency  Audits include RIP testing?  Primary Agency Granted Regulatory Authority?  Legislative Look Back Provision  Certification Fees per Brand  Superseded By Federal Law?  Cite
State Fire Marshal 3 years $1,000 Yes Idaho Code Title 39 Chapter 89 

Illinois

Date law passed  Date Law Effective  Overseeing agency  Products covered  RIP Standard  Responsible for Certification  Recertification Timeframe 
May 2006  January 2008  Attorney General  Cigarettes only  Less than 25% Full Length Burns using ASTM 2187-04  Manufacturer 3 years 
Audit Frequency by Primary Agency  Audits include RIP testing?  Primary Agency Granted Regulatory Authority?  Legislative Look Back Provision  Certification Fees per Brand  Superseded By Federal Law?  Cite
At Primary Agency's discretion  No No None None Yes Public Act 094-0775 (2006) (SB 2302)    

 

Indiana

Date law passed  Date Law Effective  Overseeing agency  Products covered  RIP Standard  Responsible for Certification  Recertification Timeframe 
March 2008 July 2009 State Fire Marshal Cigarettes only  Manufacturer
Audit Frequency by Primary Agency  Audits include RIP testing?  Primary Agency Granted Regulatory Authority?  Legislative Look Back Provision  Certification Fees per Brand  Superseded By Federal Law?  Cite
$800 Code 22-14-7

Iowa

Date law passed  Date Law Effective  Overseeing agency  Products covered  RIP Standard  Responsible for Certification  Recertification Timeframe 
May 2007  January 2009  Department of Public Safety  Cigarettes only  Less than 25% Full Length Burns using ASTM 2187-04  Manufacturer 3 years 
Audit Frequency by Primary Agency  Audits include RIP testing?  Primary Agency Granted Regulatory Authority?  Legislative Look Back Provision  Certification Fees per Brand  Superseded By Federal Law?  Cite
At Primary Agency's discretion  Yes Yes None $100 Yes Chapter 101B  

Kansas

Date law passed  Date Law Effective  Overseeing agency  Products covered  RIP Standard  Responsible for Certification  Recertification Timeframe 
May 2008 July 2009 State Fire Marshal Cigarettes only  Less than 25% Full Length Burns using ASTM 2187-04  Manufacturer 3 years
Audit Frequency by Primary Agency  Audits include RIP testing?  Primary Agency Granted Regulatory Authority?  Legislative Look Back Provision  Certification Fees per Brand  Superseded By Federal Law?  Cite
State Fire Marshal 3 years $250 Yes Act K.S.A. 31-601

Kentucky

Date law passed  Date Law Effective  Overseeing agency  Products covered  RIP Standard  Responsible for Certification  Recertification Timeframe 
March 2007  April 2008  State Fire Marshal  Cigarettes only  Less than 25% Full Length Burns using ASTM 2187-04  Manufacturer 3 years 
Audit Frequency by Primary Agency  Audits include RIP testing?  Primary Agency Granted Regulatory Authority?  Legislative Look Back Provision  Certification Fees per Brand  Superseded By Federal Law?  Cite
At Primary Agency's discretion  Yes Yes 3 years $1,000 Yes KRS 227  

Louisiana

Date law passed  Date Law Effective  Overseeing agency  Products covered  RIP Standard  Responsible for Certification  Recertification Timeframe 
June 2007  August 31, 2009  State Fire Marshal Cigarettes only  Less than 25% Full Length Burns using ASTM 2187-04  Manufacturer 3 years 
Audit Frequency by Primary Agency  Audits include RIP testing?  Primary Agency Granted Regulatory Authority?  Legislative Look Back Provision  Certification Fees per Brand  Superseded By Federal Law?  Cite
At Primary Agency's discretion  No State Fire Marshal No  $250 Yes  Act 409