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Was this passed by 2/3s of the members?
You said the majority of the members voted for this by-law change.
It actually had to pass by 3/4 s of the owners.
Unfortunately, where smoking is concerned there is no requirement that the strata provide a grandfathering clause the way there is for pet and age by-laws.
So there is no legal way to force them to grandfather you in unfortunately.
And the by-law changed was passed with the correct number of votes.
So they can enforce the new by-law and can fine you.
I am so sorry about that.
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