of Bill :
Her Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, enacts as follows:
1 Section 1 of the Education Act, chapter E-1.12 of the Acts of New Brunswick, 1997, is amended by adding the following definitions in alphabetical order:
“school grounds” means land leased to or owned by the Minister on which a school is located;
“smoking” means to smoke, hold or otherwise have control over ignited tobacco;
2 Section 45 of the Act is amended by adding after subsection (1) the following:
45 (1.1) Smoking on school grounds is prohibited.