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District of Tofino Smoking Regulation Bylaw No. 1113, 2010

Smoking prohibited in any part of a municipal park (includes property owned and dedicated as a park by the District of Tofino for the purpose of pleasure, recreation and community use by the public). The definition of smoke or smoking specifically includes other weeds or substances and hookah pipes.

Products Included

Cigarettes, Cigars, Pipes, Other Weeds and Substances, Waterpipes

Definitions

“Smoke” or “Smoking” means to purposely inhale or exhale smoke from or burn or carry, a lighted cigarette, cigar, pipe, hookah pipe, or other lighted smoking equipment that burns tobacco or other weed or substance, but does not apply to the ceremonial use of tobacco in connection with a traditional aboriginal cultural activity. “Parks” means any real property owned and dedicated as a park by the District of Tofino for the purpose of pleasure, recreation and community use by the public.

Places Smoking Prohibited

Parks
Waterpipes (outdoors)

Policy Analysis

This bylaw is leading edge because it includes waterpipes and other weeds and substances.

Date Passed: April 27, 2010

Date in Force:

Date Last Amended:

Leading Edge: Yes

Level of Government: Municipal

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

Bylaw Under Development? No

Supporting Information

Please find contact information related to this bylaw, and links to supporting materials.

Contact: office@tofino.ca or 250-725-3229

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