Tippecanoe School Corporation
Bylaws & Policies
 

7434 - USE OF TOBACCO ON SCHOOL GROUNDS AND BUSES

For purposes of this policy, "use of tobacco" shall mean all uses of tobacco, including cigar, cigarette, pipe, snuff, or any other matter or substance that contains tobacco, as well as electronic, "vapor," or other substitute forms of cigarettes.

In order to protect students and staff fromthe adverse impact of tobacco smoke on indoor air quality and encourage students to not use tobacco in any form, the Board prohibits the use of tobacco in corporation buildings, on corporation grounds, at school activities, in corporation vehicles, and on school buses at all times.

I.C. 7.1-5-12 Prohibition of Smoking in Public Places and on School Buses
I.C. 16-41-37.5 Indoor Air Quality in Schools
20 U.S.C.  6083(a) Nonsmoking Policy for Children's Services
U.S.D.O.E. Memorandum, 1995

Revised 11/14/12
Revised 5/8/13

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