Kansas - Tobacco-Free Environments: Policy or Plan Requirements

Area: 
Policy Or Plan Requirements
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

State law prohibits any smoking or use of tobacco products on school grounds when students are present and/or requires districts to adopt tobacco-free school policies that address some CDC components.

2017 Kansas Statutes 72-6285 Tobacco products, use in school buildings prohibited; school building defined.

(a)
The use of tobacco products in any school building
is hereby prohibited.
No board of education of any school district shall allow any person to use tobacco products in any school building.

(b) As used in this section, the term “school building” means any enclosed building used for pupil attendance purposes
by the board of education of a unified school district. The term school building does not include a building, or part thereof, used for residential purposes or leased from the school district for nonschool sponsored activities.

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