NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the Town Board of the Town of Smithtown met at Town Hall, Patrick R. Vecchio Building, Victor T. Liss Boardroom, 99 West Main Street, Smithtown, New York on the 26th day of April, 2018 at 7:00 p.m., time then in effect and duly adopted proposed Local Law 2-2018, amending Chapter 322 of the Code of the Town of Smithtown entitled "Zoning," for which a public hearing was held on April 10, 2018, and SEQRA negative declaration recommendation, and pursuant to the recommendation of the Town Attorney:
Local Law #2-2018
Chapter 322. Zoning
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Chapter 322. Zoning.
§322-3. Word usage; definitions.
B. As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
HOOKAH LOUNGES AND VAPE STORES/LOUNGES
Any facility or location whose business operation, and its principal use, include on-site indoor smoking/sale of electronic cigarettes, vape pens, vapors, e-liquids, other legal marijuana derivatives or other substances. As it relates to provisions concerning Hookah Lounges and Vape Stores/Lounges, the term “smoking” is defined as the inhalation of the smoke/liquid nicotine/vapors/water pipe tobacco and other substances encased in electronic cigarettes, vape pens, and pipes commonly known as “hookah,” “waterpipe,” “shisha,” and “narghile,” or any similar device.
§322-30.5. Hookah Lounges and Vape Stores/Lounges.
Hookah Lounges and Vape Stores/Lounges shall be prohibited within one thousand five hundred (1,500) feet of the lot line of any park, playground, religious institution, or school.
Dated: April 26, 2018
BY ORDER OF THE TOWN BOARD
OF THE TOWN OF SMITHTOWN