Kelowna | British Columbia

Bylaw No. 5980-86, Clean Indoor Air and Smoking Regulation Bylaw

Smoking prohibited within 10 m of any entrance or exit to the Kelowna International Airport main terminal building.

Products Included

Cigarettes, Cigars, Pipes

Definitions

“Smoke” or “Smoking” includes the carrying of a lighted cigar, cigarette, pipe or other lighted smoking equipment.

Policy Analysis

As far as we know, Kelowna is the only municipality that has prohibited smoking at an airport. Airports are generally federally-regulated, leaving municipalities with no jurisdiction to restrict or prohibit smoking.

Date Passed: July 23, 2007

Date in Force: July 23, 2007

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: ask@kelowna.ca or 250-469-8500

Summary and Bylaw No. 5980-86 (Consolidated for convenience to include Bylaws No. 7334, 7966, 8846 and 9572.

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