Smoking prohibited within 7.5 m (25 ft) of any exit or entrance to any municipal owned or operated facility within the Town whether or not a no-smoking sign is posted. In 2009, the distance was 5 m, but this was amended in 2011. The list of municipally owned and operated properties was also updated in 2011. There is no mention of air intakes or operable windows in the bylaw – doorways only.
Products IncludedCigarettes, Cigars, Pipes
“SMOKE” OR “SMOKING” includes the carrying of a lighted cigar, cigarette, pipe, or any other lighted smoking equipment, but does not include smoke or smoking where smoke or smoking is used in a stage production or a theatrical performance.
Places Smoking ProhibitedDoorways, air intakes, operable windows
Buffer ZonesDoorways, Air Intakes and Operable Windows - Buffer Zone 1-10 m
Smoking should be prohibited during a stage production or a theatrical performance. The bylaw could be strengthened by adding air intakes and operable windows, instead of just prohibiting smoking near doorways.
Date Passed: May 5, 2009
Date in Force: April 21, 2009
Date Last Amended: April 5, 2011
Leading Edge: No
Level of Government: Municipal
Smoke-free Ontario Act Status: Exceeds Smoke-free Ontario Act
Bylaw Under Development? No
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