scouts-l Mail Archive for March of 2000: Re: Zero Tolerance
NP-BAILEY BRAD (NP-BAILEY_BRAD@SUBCONTRACTOR.PRC.COM
Mon Mar 20 2000 - 14:11:33 CST
From: John Meyer
Subject: Re: Zero Tolerance
Correct me if I'm wrong, but I was aware that drugs and alcohol were
prohibited at events where Scouts are present, but I thought that the use of
tobacco was discouraged, not prohibited. Has the wording changed?
GSS (updates thru Jan 1,2000) :: confirms your statement of alcoholic
beverages & controlled substances at BSA activities/properties. "... may
not allow the use of tobacco products at any BSA activity involving youth
participants.... smoke-free basis, with smoking areas located away from all
This brings up the issue of where to put the spitoons?
C/S R/T Commissioner
Colonial Dist, NCAC