S.F. No. 898, as introduced - 86th Legislative Session (2009-2010) Posted on Feb 19, 2009
1.1A bill for an act1.2relating to health; creating an exception to the Clean Indoor Air Act; allowing
1.3employee smoking rooms under certain conditions;amending Minnesota Statutes
1.42008, section 144.4167, by adding a subdivision.
1.5BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
1.6 Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 144.4167, is amended by adding a
1.7subdivision to read:
1.8 Subd. 10. Employee smoking rooms. (a) Sections 144.414 to 144.417 do not
1.9prohibit smoking by employees in a designated smoking room, provided no common door
1.10exists between the place of employment and the smoking room.
1.11(b) A smoking room that satisfies the conditions in paragraph (a) may be heated and
1.12cooled, may have a roof and four walls, and may share a common wall with the place of