Brockville | Ontario

By-law Number 093-2003, Being a By-law to Regulate Smoking in Public Places

On 28 April 2015, Section 2.1 of By-law Number 093-2003 was amended to include the following smoke-free places: (u) Parks, (v) Athletic Fields and (w) Brock Trail.

Products Included

Cigarettes, Cigars, Pipes

Definitions

“Smoke” or ‘smoking” means produce or production of secondhand smoke, and includes the holding of lighted tobacco.

Places Smoking Prohibited

Parks
Sports and Recreational Fields and Facilities
Trails

Policy Analysis

This is a leading edge bylaw because it prohibits smoking on trails. Given that the Smoke-Free Ontario Act now prohibits smoking on sports and recreational fields, this element of Brockville’s bylaw is moot.

Date Passed: July 22, 2003

Date in Force: July 22, 2003

Date Last Amended: April 28, 2015

Leading Edge: Yes

Level of Government: Municipal

Smoke-free Ontario Act Status: Exceeds Smoke-free Ontario Act

Bylaw Under Development? No

Supporting Information

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Contact: 613-342-8772

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