PCSSD - 4.23 Tobacco and Tobacco Products

4.23 Tobacco and Tobacco Products

Smoking or use of tobacco or products containing tobacco in any form (including, but not limited to, cigarettes, cigars, chewing tobacco, and snuff) in or on any real property owned or leased by a District school, including school buses owned or leased by the District, is prohibited. Students who violate this policy may be subject to legal proceedings in addition to student disciplinary measures.

With the exception of recognized tobacco cessation products, this policy’s prohibition includes any tobacco or nicotine delivery system or product. Specifically, the prohibition includes any product that is manufactured, distributed, marketed, or sold as e-cigarettes, e-cigars, e-pipes, or under any other name or descriptor.

Legal Reference:  A.C.A. § 6-21-609

Date Adopted: 10/10/72

Last Revised: 4/12/83
Last Revised: 9/11/84
Last Revised: 11/13/87
Last Revised: 8/11/15

Manual Adoption: 2/8/00