Kentucky - Tobacco-Free Environments: Policy or Plan Requirements

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

Topic is not addressed in state laws or limited to prohibiting student possession or use of tobacco or tobacco products.

Kentucky Revised Statutes 438.050 Smoking on school premises -- Exception.

Any person, except adult employees of the school system who smoke in a room on the school premises designated by the superintendent or principal for the purpose, who smokes tobacco products in any school building or any part of any building used for school purposes, or upon school grounds, while children are assembled there for lawful purposes, except in areas in secondary schools designated and supervised by the superintendent or principal for the purpose, shall be fined not less than one dollar ($1) nor more than five dollars ($5). The exception granted for smoking areas designated by the superintendent or principal shall extend to all schools.

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