In addition to enclosed public places and workplaces, smoking is prohibited in public transit shelters. Also note that the definition of smoking includes other weeds or substances.
Products IncludedCigarettes, Cigars, Pipes, Other Weeds and Substances
“Smoke” or Smoking” includes the inhaling, exhaling, burning or carrying of a lighted cigarette, cigar, pipe or other lighted smoking equipment burning tobacco or any other organic substance;
Places Smoking ProhibitedTransit Shelters/Stops
This bylaw has been included in the database for 2 reasons, both of which are considered leading edge:
- The bylaw includes the smoking of other weeds and substances in addition to tobacco;
- The smoking ban extends to public transit shelters.
Date Passed: October 1, 2003
Date in Force:
Date Last Amended: February 9, 2004
Leading Edge: Yes
Level of Government: Municipal
Smoke-free Ontario Act Status: Exceeds Smoke-free Ontario Act
Bylaw Under Development? No
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