Date of Adoption: April 28, 2004.
Purpose: Regulate tobacco use in university academic and administrative buildings.
Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 28B.10.528.
Other Authority: RCW 28B.35.120(12).
Adopted under notice filed as WSR 04-06-014 on March 17 [February 23], 2004.
Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 3, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
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Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.
May 17, 2004
Jerilyn S. McIntyre
WAC 106-124-910 Tobacco regulations. (1) The act(s) of smoking or chewing tobacco shall not be permitted inside any Central Washington University administrative or academic building or in identified external areas that may affect those people inside the administrative and academic buildings.
(2) Smoking is prohibited within twenty feet of administrative and academic buildings, except in designated areas determined by the vice-president for business and financial affairs or his or her designee.
(3) Smoking will be allowed in identified outdoor smoking areas on campus. Signs will be posted to identify smoke-free buildings and, if a smoking area is designated, the location of that area. Smokers can request a designated area through the office of the vice-president for business and financial affairs.
WAC 106-124-900 Tobacco use. In order to provide a healthful environment for Washington state citizens and university employees and students, the use of tobacco products by students, employees, and visitors in any university academic or administrative building is prohibited. This prohibition includes all smoking materials and chewing tobacco.