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Township of Pocono, PA
Monroe County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the Township of Pocono as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Drug paraphernalia — See Ch. 164.
[Adopted 7-6-2015 by Ord. No. 2015-10]
As used in this article, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
SMOKING
The carrying by a person of a lighted cigar, cigarette, pipe or other lighted smoking device used for tobacco or the carrying by a person of an electronic cigarette.
TOBACCO USE
Use, including smoking and the use of smokeless tobacco in any form.
All Township-owned property (including, but not limited to, the Municipal Building, Police Building, Maintenance Building and parking lots), vehicles, equipment and all areas of parks, playgrounds, recreational fields and open space areas in the Township of Pocono are hereby designated tobacco-free and electronic-cigarette-free, and the use of any tobacco product or electronic cigarette product shall be prohibited hereafter.
All areas in which smoking and the use of smokeless tobacco are prohibited shall be properly posted.
A. 
This article shall be enforced by the Pocono Township Police Department.
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Any person who violates this article shall, upon conviction thereof, be sentenced to pay a fine not exceeding $100, plus the costs of prosecution.