CITY OF CLOQUET ORDINANCE NO. 427A
AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND CHAPTERS 6 AND 7 OF THE MUNICIPAL CODE
PERTAINING TO SMOKING AND TOBACCO PRODUCTS
The City Council of the City of Cloquet does hereby ordain as follows:
Section 1. That Section 6.5.02, Subd. 2 be amended to read as follows:
Section 6.5.02 Subd. 2 - "Tobacco Related Devices." Tobacco related devices shall mean any tobacco product as well as a pipe, rolling papers, or other device used in a manner which enables the chewing, sniffing, or smoking of tobacco or tobacco products. Tobacco related devices should include electronic cigarettes, as defined as any electronic smoking device that can be used to deliver nicotine or any other substances to the person inhaling from the device. The term shall specifically include such devices whether they are manufactured as electronic cigarettes, electronic cigars, electronic pipes, or any other lighted smoking equipment or device by any other product name.
Section 2. That Section 7.10.02, Subd. 6 be amended to read as follows:
Section 7.10.02 Subd. 6 - "Smoking" means the inhaling, exhaling or combustion of any cigar, cigarette, pipe, tobacco product, weed, plant or any other similar article. "Smoking" includes possessing or carrying a lighted cigar, cigarette, pipe or any other lighted smoking equipment including but not limited to electronic cigarettes, electronic cigars, electronic pipes, or any other electronic smoking device used to deliver nicotine or other substances to a person obtained from inhaling from the device.
Section 3. Effective Date. This ordinance shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage and publication in accordance with law.
Passed this 1st day of October, 2013.
CITY OF CLOQUET
By: Bruce Ahlgren
By: Brian Fritsinger
Its City Administrator