Town of Binghamton, NY
Broome County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Binghamton at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I). Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Amended 6-17-2014 by L.L. No. 27-2015]
The Town of Binghamton pursuant to New York State Public Health Law adopts the following smoking policy which is applicable to all buildings owned, occupied or controlled by the Town of Binghamton.
Smoking is prohibited in all indoor places of employment of Town employees under the jurisdiction and control of the Town of Binghamton, except in areas specifically designated for smoking. Smoking is prohibited in the Town of Binghamton Community Center.
[Amended 6-17-2014 by L.L. No. 27-2015]
Smoking is permitted in designated outside areas only.
Smoking is prohibited in all town-owned or -operated vehicles occupied by more than one person unless all of the occupants of such vehicle agree that smoking may be permitted.
A copy of this policy shall be posted upon the Town bulletin board and a written copy shall be supplied upon request to any existing or prospective employee.
Employees found smoking outside of designated smoking areas will be considered in violation of this policy and may be subject to the penalty prescribed by the State Commissioner of Health.
The Town Supervisor shall be designated an agent to assist in the enforcement of this policy by notifying employees who are in violation.