(1) No person shall smoke or carry any lighted smoking instrument in a room where a public meeting is being held or is to continue after a recess. For purposes of this subsection, a public meeting is being held from the time the agenda or meeting notice indicates the meeting is to commence regardless of the time it actually commences.
(2) As used in this section:
(a) “Public meeting” means any regular or special public meeting or hearing of a public body to exercise or advise in the exercise of any power of government in buildings or rooms rented, leased or owned by the State of Oregon or by any county, city or other political subdivision in the state regardless of whether a quorum is present or is required.
(b) “Public body” means the state or any department, agency, board or commission of the state or any county, city or other political subdivision in the state.
(c) “Smoking instrument” means any cigar, cigarette, pipe or other smoking equipment. [1973 c.168 §1; 1979 c.262 §1]Section: Previous 192.650 192.660 192.670 192.680 192.685 192.690 192.695 192.710 192.800 192.805 192.810 192.820 192.822 192.825 192.826 Next
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