What's New / News Flash Home
The original item was published from 6/5/2015 10:34:28 AM to 6/5/2015 10:34:55 AM.

What's New / News Flash

Home

Posted on: June 5, 2015

[ARCHIVED] Electronic Smoking Devices are now Part of the Town's Smoking Ordinance

Effective June 18, 2015, e-cigarettes will be regulated in the same way as traditional tobacco
products.

The Youth Commission authored an ordinance regarding the regulation of electronic
cigarettes which was introduced on May 5, 2015 and adopted by Town Council on May 19, 2015. This fall, the Youth Commission will distribute decals to local businesses to assist in communicating this new ordinance.

Studies have found a number of dangerous chemicals in electronic smoking devices’ emissions and cartridge contents. At least ten chemicals listed as carcinogens and reproductive toxins have been identified in mainstream or secondhand e-cigarette aerosol.

For more information about this ordinance, please contact Youth Commission staff liaison Jackie Rose at jrose@losgatosca.gov or call (408) 354-6853.

May 5, 2015 E-Cigarette Ordinance Introduction
Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Home

Apply to Serve on a Town Board, Commission, or Committee 2024

Board Commission Committee Recruitments

Posted on: February 16, 2024
The Town is Hiring Various Positions

The Town is Hiring!

Posted on: May 30, 2023
Inclusivity

Becoming an Inclusive Community

Posted on: January 11, 2023
Los Gatos Social Media

Let's Get Social!

Posted on: October 27, 2017