Code of Maryland Regulations
Title 09 - MARYLAND DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
Subtitle 12 - DIVISION OF LABOR AND INDUSTRY
Chapter 09.12.23 - Prohibition on Smoking in an Indoor Place of Employment
09.12.23.01 - Definitions
A. In this chapter, the following terms have the meanings indicated.
B. Terms Defined.
(1) "Indoor place of employment" includes, but is not limited to:
(a) An indoor work area;
(b) A vehicle other than a private vehicle as used in Health-General Article, § 24-505(1), Annotated Code of Maryland, when an employee uses it in the course of employment;
(c) An employee lounge or restroom;
(d) A conference and meeting room;
(e) A classroom;
(f) A cafeteria operated by an employer for use by its employees;
(g) A hallway;
(h) A restaurant;
(i) A bar or tavern;
(j) A sleeping room in a hotel or motel; and
(k) An assembly, conference, convention, or meeting establishment or enclosed portion of the establishment.
(2) "Private vehicle", as used in Health-General Article, § 24-505(1), Annotated Code of Maryland, means:
(a) An individual's own vehicle being used for nonemployment purposes; or
(b) An individual's own vehicle, when used in the course of employment and occupied by only one individual.
(3) "Smoking" means the burning of a lighted cigarette, cigar, pipe, or any other matter or substance that contains tobacco.(Regulation .01B amended effective February 9, 2009 (36:3 Md. R. 208))