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File #: O-405-20    Version: Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 8/26/2020 In control: Metro Council
On agenda: 10/22/2020 Final action: 10/22/2020
Title: AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 1.2.2 AND CREATING SECTION 4.3.24 OF THE LOUISVILLE METRO LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE ("LDC") REGARDING SMOKING RETAIL STORES (CASE NO. 20-LDC- 0003) (AS AMENDED).
Attachments: 1. O-405-20 V.3 CAM 101320 Regarding Smoking Retail Stores .pdf, 2. O-405-20 V.2 CAM 090820 Regarding Smoking Retail Stores .pdf, 3. O-405-20 V.1 090320 Regarding Smoking Retail Stores .pdf, 4. 20-LDC_0003_Review.pdf, 5. 20-LDC_0003_Review.pdf, 6. 20-LDC-0003.pdf, 7. 20-LDC_0003_PC Minutes.pdf, 8. 20-LDC-0003_Staff Report.pdf, 9. ORD 130 2020.pdf
Related files: 20-LDC-0003
ORDINANCE NO. _______________, SERIES 2020
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AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 1.2.2 AND CREATING SECTION 4.3.24 OF THE LOUISVILLE METRO LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE ("LDC") REGARDING SMOKING RETAIL STORES (CASE NO. 20-LDC-
0003) (AS AMENDED).
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SPONSORED BY: COUNCIL MEMBER COAN
WHEREAS, the Louisville Metro Planning Commission ("Planning Commission") adopted a resolution on October 31, 2019 requesting that Planning and Design Services ("PDS") research and proposed amendments to the LDC related to tobacco businesses and electronic smoking retail stores; and
WHEREAS, the Planning Committee of the Planning Commission reviewed PDS's proposed amendments on May 15, 2020 and unanimously voted to send them to the full Planning Commission for a public hearing; and
WHEREAS, the Planning Commission held a public hearing on those amendments on August 20, 2020; and
WHEREAS, the Planning Commission considered the record and testimony relative to those amendments and recommended the approval of such amendments to the Legislative Council of the Louisville/Jefferson County Metro Government ("Council"); and
WHEREAS, the Council approves and accepts the recommendation of the Planning Commission as set forth in Planning Commission Resolution 20-LDC-0003.
NOW THEREFORE BE IT ORDAINED BY THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL OF THE LOUISVILLE/JEFFERSON COUNTY METRO GOVERNMENT AS FOLLOWS:

SECTION I: Chapter 1 of the LDC, Section 1.2.2 - Definitions is hereby amended to add the following definitions:
Smoking Retail Store - a store defined by Chapter 90 of the Louisville Metro Code of Ordinances (LMCO) as a Smoking Retail Store and required to obtain a retail license for sale of tobacco, tobacco products and/or electronic smoking devices in accordance with chapter 90 of the LMCO.

Smoking Retail Store - a store that primarily sells tobacco, tobacco products and/or electronic smoking devices. For the purposes of this definition primarily means that eith...

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