Smoke-Free Environment

Effective Date: May 6, 1989

Last Reviewed: July 1, 2015

Interim Date: July 21, 2015

Purpose

To set policy regarding a clean air/smoke-free environment in all College-owned or leased facilities and vehicles and to protect the health of non-smoking patients, faculty, staff, students, volunteers, visitors and the general public.  This policy incorporates the major provisions of existing state and local laws on smoking in the workplace.

Procedure

In an effort to provide a safe, healthy, and comfortable environment for all employees faculty, students, administrators, patients, volunteers, visitors, and the general public, smoking is prohibited in all College owned or leased facilities and vehicles.  Smoking is allowed only in outdoor areas where it is specifically permitted and designated by signs.

This policy is currently awaiting approval. You can view the interim policy to the right or by clicking here.