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The following acts shall be unlawful under this section:
(A) It shall be unlawful for any person to intentionally smell or inhale the fumes of toxic vapors or to induce any other person to do so, for the purpose of causing a condition of, or inducing symptoms of intoxication, elation, euphoria, dizziness, excitement, irrational behavior, exhilaration, paralysis, stupefaction, or dulling of the senses of the nervous system, or for the purpose of, in any manner, changing, distorting, or disturbing the auditory, visual, or mental processes.
(B) It shall be unlawful for any person to be intentionally under the influence of any toxic vapors.
(C) It shall be unlawful for any minor to be in possession of any toxic vapors or substances containing toxic vapors under circumstances which evidence a purpose by said minor to be "under" the influence of any such toxic vapors. The term MINOR as it is used in this section shall mean any person under 19 years of age.
(D) It shall be unlawful for any person knowingly to sell or offer for sale, deliver, or give away to any other person any substance containing or releasing toxic vapors, where the seller, offerer, deliverer, or donor knows or has reason to believe that such substance will be used for the purpose of inducing a condition of, or inducing symptoms of intoxication, elation, euphoria, dizziness, excitement, irrational behavior, exhilaration, paralysis, stupefaction, or dulling of the senses of the nervous system, or for the purpose of, in any manner, changing, distorting, or disturbing the auditory, visual, or mental processes. This section shall not apply to the inhalation of anesthesia for medical or dental purposes administered by a licensed heal care professional.
(E) As used in this section, the phrase TOXIC VAPORS shall mean and include any substance containing one or more of the following compounds, or the vapors or products containing such compounds:
(3) Benzol or benzene;
(4) Butyl acetate;
(5) Butyl alcohol;
(6) Carbon tetrachloride;
(9) Ethanol or ethyl alcohol;
(10) Ethyl acetate;
(12) Isopropanol or isopropyl alcohol;
(13) Isopropyl acetate;
(14) Methyl "cellosolve" acetate;
(15) Menthyl ethyl ketone;
(16) Menthyl isobutyl ketone;
(17) Toluol or toluene;
(19) Triorthoscresyl phosphate;
(20) Xylol or xylene;
(21) Any other solvent, material, substance, chemical, or combination thereof having the property of releasing toxic vapors.
(F) The following shall serve as examples or common products containing toxic vapor compounds: spray paint, model airplane glue, nonwater-soluble household glue, nail polish remover, and paint thinner. These are examples only, and are not meant to in anyway limit the possible products containing toxic vapor compounds.
(Ord. 970, passed 11-19-2002) Penalty, see § 130.99