Ordinances

PUBLIC NOTICE

 The Board of Supervisors of Lower Paxton Township hereby gives public notice that it will hold a public hearing to consider Ordinance 19-02 during the regular business meeting to be held on March 5, 2019 at 7:00 pm in the Township Municipal Building, 425 Prince Street, Harrisburg, PA.

Ordinance 19-02 would amend the Lower Paxton Township Codified Ordinances by creating Chapter 132, entitled “Prohibited acts” regulating the use of various tobacco products, including electronic cigarettes.

Ordinance 19-02 contains the following:
SECTION 1: Section 132-7. J is hereby amended to read as follows:
     J. Smoking, vaping, juuling and the use of any other form of e-cigarettes is prohibited on any recreation, park and conservation lands, including, but not limited to the Friendship Center.
SECTION 2: All ordinances or parts of ordinances inconsistent herewith are hereby repealed.
SECTION 3: If any section or any part of any section of this Ordinance is held to be unconstitutional, illegal or invalid for any reason, the remainder of this Ordinance shall not be affected by the unconstitutionality, illegality or invalidity and shall remain in full force and effect.
SECTION 4: Any ordinances or parts of ordinances inconsistent herewith are hereby repealed.
SECTION 5: This Ordinance shall go into effect five (5) days after enactment.

Ordinance No. 19-02 shall take effect and be in force five (5) days after its enactment.

Following the public hearing the Board of Supervisors will consider enactment of Ordinance 19-02.

A copy of Ordinance 19-02 may be examined without charge or a copy of the Ordinance may be obtained for the cost to prepare the copy at the Lower Paxton Township Municipal Center during regular business hours. Ordinance 19-02 is also available below.
If you are a person with a disability desiring to attend the public hearing and require an auxiliary aid, service or other accommodation to participate in the hearing, please contact the Township Manager at 657-5600 to discuss how Lower Paxton Township may provide a reasonable accommodation.

BOARD OF SUPERVISORS
LOWER PAXTON TOWNSHIP
By: Bradley N. Gotshall, Township Manager

ORDINANCE NO. 19-02
AN ORDINANCE OF LOWER PAXTON TOWNSHIP, DAUPHIN
COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, AMENDING CHAPTER 132 OF
THE CODE OF ORDINANCES TITLED, “PARKS AND RECREATION.”
NOW THEREFORE, it is hereby ordained by the Board of Supervisors of Lower Paxton Township, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania that the Lower Paxton Township Codified Ordinances are hereby amended as follows:
SECTION 1: Section 132-7. J is hereby amended to read as follows:
J. Smoking, vaping, juuling and the use of any other form of e-cigarettes is prohibited on any recreation, park and conservation lands, including, but not limited to the Friendship Center.
SECTION 2: All ordinances or parts of ordinances inconsistent herewith are hereby repealed.
SECTION 3: If any section or any part of any section of this Ordinance is held to be unconstitutional, illegal or invalid for any reason, the remainder of this Ordinance shall not be affected by the unconstitutionality, illegality or invalidity and shall remain in full force and effect.
SECTION 4: Any ordinances or parts of ordinances inconsistent herewith are hereby repealed.
SECTION 5: This Ordinance shall go into effect five (5) days after enactment.
DULY ENACTED AND ORDAINED INTO LAW as Ordinance No. 19-____ this _____ day of __________________, 2019 by the Board of Supervisors of Lower Paxton Township.

 

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