Smoking and Use of Tobacco Products (D-35.5)
Original Implementation: October 22, 1991
Last Revision: April 17, 2012
Under the authority of sections 101.41 and 95.21(b), Texas Education Code, smoking and the use of tobacco products will be prohibited in all buildings, facilities and vehicles owned or leased by Stephen F. Austin State University, except in areas so designated by the university. Smoking and the use of tobacco is further prohibited within 20 feet of any entrance to a building or facility.
The university shall attempt to maximize reductions in the costs of insurance based upon the non-use of tobacco.
The university shall develop on-going educational programs to acquaint students, faculty, and staff with the health risks associated with tobacco use.
Cross Reference: Tex. Educ. Code §§ 95.21, 101.41
Responsible for Implementation: President
Contact for Revision: President
Board Committee Assignment: Building and Grounds