Chapter 9.14
SMOKING IN PUBLIC PLACES

Sections:

9.14.010    State statute adopted by reference – Smoking in public places.

9.14.020    Smoking prohibited in city buildings and vehicles.

9.14.010 State statute adopted by reference – Smoking in public places.

A. Chapter 70.160 RCW* relating to smoking in public places is hereby adopted by reference as and for the Lynnwood Municipal Code as if set forth in full herein.

B. The amendment, addition or repeal by the Washington Legislature of any section of any of the adopted statutes set forth in subsection (A) of this section shall be deemed to amend this chapter and the statutes contained in this chapter which are adopted by reference in conformity with the amendment, addition or repeal, and it shall not be necessary for the legislative authority of this city to take any action with respect to such addition, amendment or repeal, as provided by RCW 35A.12.140. (Ord. 3396 § 1, 2021; Ord. 3306 § 2 (Exh. 2), 2018; Ord. 3196 § 1, 2016; Ord. 2840 § 1, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 10, 2007; Ord. 2506 § 1, 2004; Ord. 1491, 1985)

*Ordinance references Session Laws of Washington.

9.14.020 Smoking prohibited in city buildings and vehicles.

Smoking shall be and is hereby prohibited:

A. In all city buildings, offices and vehicles, including those buildings, offices or vehicles owned, rented or leased by the city;

B. Within a distance of 50 feet of any public entrance to any city building; and

C. Within a distance of 25 feet of any employee entrance to any city building;

D. The term “entrance” as used herein includes any doorway, stairway, breezeway, porch or landing leading directly into any building operated by the city and accessible to city employees and/or private citizens;

E. Signage shall be posted in areas where smoking is prohibited prior to enforcement of this section. (Ord. 3396 § 1, 2021; Ord. 3306 § 2 (Exh. 2), 2018; Ord. 3196 § 1, 2016; Ord. 2840 § 1, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 10, 2007; Ord. 2568 § 1, 2005)