ORDINANCE NO. 1216- 2014AN ORDINANCE RELATING TO THE PROHIBITION OF SMOKING IN INDOOR PUBLIC PLACES AND WORKPLACES PROHIBITING THE USE OF ELECTRONIC SMOKING DEVICES IN CITY OWNED FACILITIES, PROVIDING DEFINITIONS, PROVIDING CERTAIN EEMPTIONS, ESTABLISHING POSTING RE!UIREMENTS, AND PROVIDING FOR PENALTIES AND ENFORCEMENT.BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF TAHLE!UAH, OKLAHOMA, THAT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS ORDINANCE SHALL AMEND AND BE MADE A PART
CHAPTER 4, OFFENSES AGAINST THE HEALTH, WELFARE AND MORALS, OF PART 10, OFFENSES AND CRIMES, OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF TAHLE!UAH, OKLAHOMA, AND THE SECTIONS OF THIS ORDINANCE MAY BE RE-NUMBERED TO ACCOMPLISH THIS INTENTION.SECTION 10-426.1" DEFINITIONS
A.It is the intent of the city council of the City of Tahlequah to provide through this ordinance and, consistent with the provisions of 21 Oklahoa !tatutes section 12"#, and as e$pressed hereafter in this section through section 1%&"'1 of this chapter, to protect the pu(lic health and welfare (y
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ELECTRONIC SMOKING DEVICE
eans any electronic andor (attery&operated device, the use of which ay rese(le soking that can (e used to deliver an inhaled dose of nicotine or other su(stances. /lectronic soking device includes any such device, whether anufactured, distri(uted, arketed or sold as an electronic cigarette, an electronic cigar, an electronic cigarillo, an electronic pipe, an electronic hookah, or any other product nae or descriptor0
eans any indoor place of eployent or eployent&type service for or at the request of another individual or individuals, or any pu(lic or private entity, whether part&tie or full&tie and whether for copensation or not. !uch services shall include, without liitation, any service perfored (y an owner, eployee, independent contractor, agent, partner, proprietor, anager, officer, director, apprentice, trainee, associate, servant or volunteer. An indoor workplace includes work areas, eployee lounges, restroos,