Smoke-free (Exemptions and Vehicles) Regulations 2007

Reg 10 allows for a temporary exemption to the Health Act 2006 definition of "smoke free" for a "designated room for the use of patients aged 18 years or over in residential accommodation in a mental health unit". The exemption ran out on 28 July 2008.

See also

Health Act 2006

R (G) v Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust [2008] EWHC 1096 (Admin) (an unsuccessful challenge to the temporary nature of the exemption)

Resources

Smoke-free (Exemptions and Vehicles) Regulations 2007 on Statute Law Database