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Mass. General Laws c.71 § 2A

Use of tobacco products within school buildings or facilities or on school grounds

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Section 2A

No person shall use a tobacco product, as defined in section 6 of chapter 270, within the school buildings or facilities or on the grounds or school buses of a public or private primary or secondary school or at a school-sponsored event.

Each school committee or board of trustees shall establish a policy regarding violations of this section. The policy may include, but shall not be limited to, mandatory education classes on the hazards of using tobacco products.



Within Massachusetts only

Within Massachusetts only


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