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(A) Definitions. For the purpose of this section the following definitions shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
TOBACCO OR NICOTINE DELIVERY PRODUCT. A product that is subject to use with the purpose or effect of introducing nicotine into a person’s body, including a pipe, cigarette, cigar, chewing tobacco, snuff, e-cigarette, vapor pipe, or other nicotine delivery device unless it is regulated by the United States Federal Food and Drug Administration.
USING TOBACCO OR A NICOTINE DELIVERY PRODUCT. Inhaling, exhaling, sniffing, burning, chewing, or dipping tobacco or vapor from a nicotine delivery product.
(B) Tobacco or nicotine use prohibited in municipal property. It shall be unlawful for any person to use tobacco or vapor from a nicotine delivery product in or on any buildings, vehicles, parks, outdoor athletic facilities, or greenways or portion thereof owned, leased, operated, occupied, managed or controlled by the Town.
(C) Penalty. Violation of this section shall subject the offender to the civil penalties in § 10.99 and shall not constitute a misdemeanor or infraction punishable under G.S. § 14-4.
(Ord. passed 11-11-2014) (Am. Ord. 1559, passed 2-10-2015) Penalty, see § 10.99