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TITLE 40 SOCIAL SERVICES AND ASSISTANCE
PART 19DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY AND PROTECTIVE SERVICES
CHAPTER 749MINIMUM STANDARDS FOR CHILD-PLACING AGENCIES
SUBCHAPTER OFOSTER HOMES: HEALTH AND SAFETY REQUIREMENTS, ENVIRONMENT, SPACE AND EQUIPMENT
DIVISION 2TOBACCO AND E-CIGARETTE USE
RULE §749.2931What policies must I enforce regarding tobacco products and e-cigarettes?
ISSUE 12/16/2016
ACTION Final/Adopted
Preamble No Rule Available

(a) A child may not use or possess tobacco products, e-cigarettes, or any type of vaporizers.

(b) Caregivers and other adults may only smoke tobacco products, e-cigarettes, and vaporizers outside.

(c) No one may smoke tobacco products, e-cigarettes, or vaporizers in a motor vehicle while transporting children in care.

The agency certifies that legal counsel has reviewed the adoption and found it to be a valid exercise of the agency's legal authority.

Filed with the Office of the Secretary of State on December 5, 2016

TRD-201606253

Audrey Carmical

General Counsel Interim

Department of Family and Protective Services

Effective date: January 1, 2017

Proposal publication date: June 10, 2016

For further information, please call: (512) 438-3854



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