Township of Willingboro, NJ
Burlington County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of Willingboro as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Public health nuisances — See Ch. 236.
[Adopted 3-18-2014 by Ord. No. 2014-3]

§ 299-1 Smoking prohibited on Township-owned land.

No person shall smoke within the boundary of Willingboro Township owned land, or any property which is owned, maintained or in the possession of the Township of Willingboro, including but not limited to all parks, playgrounds, active and passive recreational facilities, the Municipal Complex, Department of Public Works, Fire, Emergency Services, Willingboro Public Library, John F. Kennedy Center and the Senior Center.

§ 299-2 Definitions.

As used in this article, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
TO SMOKE
The burning of, inhaling from, exhaling the smoke from or the possession of any lighted cigar, cigarillo, pipe, cigarette made of tobacco or of any other matter or substance which can be smoked, or any electronic smoking device such as electronic cigarettes, or other paraphernalia that can be used to consume tobacco or a tobacco-like substance.

§ 299-3 Enforcement.

This article shall be enforced by the Willingboro Township Police Department.

§ 299-4 Violations and penalties.

A. 
Any person found to be in violation of this article shall be issued a summons and shall be subject to the following penalties:
(1) 
First offense: a fine of not less than $100 and not to exceed $150.
(2) 
Second offense: a fine of not less than $150 and not to exceed $250.
(3) 
Subsequent offenses: a fine of not less than $300 and not to exceed $500.
B. 
In addition to the above penalties, any person found to be in violation of this article shall also be responsible for all court costs.