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For the purpose of this subchapter, the following definitions shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
DWELLING/PRIVATE RESIDENCE. Any place used primarily for sleeping overnight and conducting normal activities of daily living.
ELECTRONIC SMOKING DEVICE. Any product containing or delivering nicotine or any other non-medical substance intended for human consumption that can be used from the product. The term includes such device, whether manufactured, distributed, marketed, or sold as an e-cigarette, e-cigar, e-pipe, e-hookah, or vape pen, or under any other product name or description.
ENCLOSED AREA. All space between a floor and ceiling that is enclosed on all sides by solid walls or windows and/or doors which extend from the floor to the ceiling and into which space the public is usually permitted.
PRIVATE CLUB. An organization, whether incorporated or not, which the owner, lessee or occupant of a building or portion thereof uses for club purposes including recreational, fraternal, social, patriotic, political, benevolent or religious purposes, but not for net pecuniary gain and which may sell alcoholic beverages incidental to its operation. Provided, however, that private clubs are not exempt from the smoking prohibition set forth in this subchapter to the extent that persons under the age of 18 are permitted to be present.
PUBLIC PLACE. An ENCLOSED AREA into which the public is normally invited or in which the public is normally permitted to be present whether for business or nonbusiness purposes.
SMOKING. Inhaling, exhaling, burning or carrying any lighted cigar, cigarette, pipe or other lighted or heated tobacco or plant product, intended for inhalation, including hookahs and marijuana in any manner or form, whether nor not legally possessed, as well as the use of E-Cigarettes. SMOKING also includes the use of an electronic smoking device which creates an aerosol or vapor, in any manner or in any form, or in the use of any oral smoking device for the purpose of circumventing the prohibition of smoking in this subchapter.
(Ord. 2016-10, passed 9-19-16)