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The Seimas of Lithuania on Thursday backed a law introducing fines for selling energy drinks to minors. Ninety lawmakers voted in favour, there were no votes against and five MPs abstained.
Retailers to be fined for selling energy drinks to minors in Lithuania
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The amendment to the Code of Administrative Offences stipulates fines of 200-400 litas (EUR 57-115) for the sale of energy drinks to under-18s. If other people bought energy drinks to minors, they would be fined 50-200 litas.

The new rules will come into force in November.

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