BY CHRIS MELLIDES

A public smoking ban that features vapor merchandise stays in impact in Kentucky, however the ban was just lately amended with language that exempts vape outlets.

The Louisville Metro Group Affairs, Housing, Well being and Schooling Committee handed the ordinance amending the earlier ban on Wednesday with a vote of four-1, in response to on-line information website WDRB.

Whereas vaping would nonetheless be prohibited the place smoking is banned in public settings, clients in Louisville are free to pattern merchandise and vape inside vape outlets, as long as conventional tobacco merchandise usually are not getting used.

The ordinance will go earlier than the complete council for an additional vote on May eleven.

To learn extra on this story click on right here for the WDRB article.

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