CITY OF CHUBBUCK, IDAHO
<br />ORDINANCE NO. 4 3 2
<br />AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF CHUBBUCK, IDAHO, ENACTING
<br />SECTION 9.08.220, POSSESSION OF TOLUENE; DECLARING TOLUENE
<br />TO BE A HARMFUL SUBSTANCE WHEN INHALED; PROVIDING THAT
<br />POSSESSION OF TOLUENE WITH THE INTENT TO INHALE A
<br />MISDEMEANOR; REPEALING PRIOR CONFLICTING ORDINANCES;
<br />PROVIDING FOR THE SEVERABILITY OF THE PROVISIONS OF THIS
<br />ORDINANCE; AND PROVIDING WHEN THIS ORDINANCE SHALL
<br />BECOME EFFECTIVE.
<br />BE IT ORDAINED BY THE MAYOR AND COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF
<br />CHUBBUCK, IDAHO:
<br />Section 1. Declaration. Toluene is a benzene compound which, when inhaled,
<br />has intoxicating effects, is carcinogenic and can cause damage to kidneys, gall bladder,
<br />stomach and the brain.
<br />Section 2. New Section 9.08.220. The following Section 9.08.220 is added to the
<br />Chubbuck Municipal Code:
<br />9.08.220 Possession of Toluene with Intent to Inhale.
<br />A. Any person who possess toluene or any substance or material containing
<br />toluene, including, but not limited to, glue, cement, dope, paint thinner, paint and any
<br />combination of hydrocarbons, either alone or in combination with any substance or
<br />material including but not limited to paint, paint thinner, shellac thinner, and solvents,
<br />with the intent to breathe, inhale or ingest for the purpose of causing a condition of
<br />intoxication, elation, euphoria, dizziness, stupefaction, or dulling of the senses or for the
<br />purpose of, in any manner, changing, distorting, or disturbing the audio, visual, or mental
<br />processes, or who knowingly and with the intent to do so is under the. influence of
<br />toluene or any material containing toluene, or any combination of hydrocarbons is guilty
<br />of a misdemeanor.
<br />B. Any person who possesses any substance or material, which the State of
<br />Idaho has determined by regulations adopted pursuant to the Administrative Procedures
<br />Act has toxic qualities similar to toluene, with the intent to breathe, inhale, or ingest for
<br />the purpose of causing a condition of intoxication, elation, euphoria, dizziness,
<br />excitement, irrational behavior, exhilaration, satisfaction, stupefaction, or dulling of the
<br />senses or for the purpose of, in any manner, changing, distorting, or disturbing the audio,
<br />visual, or mental processes, or who is under the influence of such substance or material
<br />is guilty of a misdemeanor.
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