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Staff Policy D-505.06
Institutional Effectiveness Criterion: Operations


In the interest of providing a safe, healthy and clean environment for students, employees and visitors, and in accordance with the Michigan Clean Indoor Air Act, P.A. 198 of 1986 and Traverse City Ordinance Amendment No. 744 of 2007, smoking is prohibited in College vehicles, in all campus facilities, in outdoor designated no smoking areas and within 15 feet of entrances, open windows and ventilation systems.  

The Vice President of Finance and Administration, in conjunction with the appropriate faculty and staff, will be responsible for the development and publication of any procedures or guidelines that may be necessary to administer this policy effectively.

If any provision(s) of this policy or set of bylaws conflicts with laws applicable to Northwestern Michigan College, including the Community College Act of 1966, the Freedom of Information Act, or the Open Meetings Act, as each may be amended from time to time, such laws shall control and supersede such provision(s).

Initially adopted as D-1114.00 December 12, 1996
Reviewed without revision October 2000
Revised October 19, 2001
Revised November 22, 2006
Renumbered D-505.02 December 20, 2006
Revised November 16, 2007
Renumbered D-505.06 July 2, 2009

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