Re: SCOUTS-L Digest - 17 Jun 1996 to 18 Jun 1996
Paul S. Wolf (aa854@CLEVELAND.FREENET.EDU)
Wed, 19 Jun 1996 12:38:51 -0400
Reply to message from LISTSERV@TCUBVM.IS.TCU.EDU of Wed, 19 Jun
Dawn L. Moriarty <Dawnmpi@AOL.COM> wrote:
>Subject: Re: Return From Philmont
> Isn't Philmont subject to the National BSA no smoking policy (Section
>IV, Guide to Safe Scouting,1994 edition) :
> The Boy Scouts of America prohibits the use of alcoholic beverages and
>controlled substances at encampments or activities on property owned and/or
>operated by the Boy Scouts of Americam ir at any activity involving
>participation of youth members.
> Adult leaders should support the attitude that young adults are better
>off without tobacco and may not allow the use of toobacco products at any
>BSA activity involving youth participants.
The Philmont Training Center is an ADULT area. Thus the rules on when &
where to smoke seem to me to fall within the above quoted guidelines
BTW I dont smoke, never have and never will.
Paul S. Wolf, P.E. aa854@Cleveland.Freenet.Edu
Traffic Engineer, Cuyahoga County Engineer's Office
SIGOP, The Scouting Center on The Cleveland Freenet
Past President, Great Lakes Region, Federation of Jewish Men's Clubs
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