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S00169 Summary:

Amd 1399-o, Pub Health L
Prohibits smoking within 100 feet of the entrances or exits of any public or association library.
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S00169 Text:

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2017-2018 Regular Sessions
                    IN SENATE
                                     January 4, 2017
        Introduced  by  Sen.  RIVERA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed to the Committee on Health
        AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to prohibiting  smok-
          ing within 100 feet of the entrances or exits of any public or associ-
          ation library

          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Section 1399-o of the  public  health  law  is  amended  by
     2  adding a new subdivision 5 to read as follows:
     3    5. Smoking shall not be permitted and no person shall smoke within one
     4  hundred  feet  of the entrances, exits or outdoor areas of any public or
     5  association library as defined in subdivision two of section two hundred
     6  fifty-three of the education law; provided, however, that the provisions
     7  of this subdivision shall not apply to smoking in a residence, or within
     8  the real property boundary lines of such residential real property.  The
     9  provisions  of  section  thirteen  hundred ninety-nine-p of this article
    10  shall not apply to this subdivision.
    11    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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