Date lodged: 30 October 2018
To ask the Scottish Government what its position is on the use of e-cigarettes within hospital grounds.
Answered by: Joe FitzPatrick 8 November 2018
The Scottish Government is committed to ensuring consistency in local smoking policies on vaping on hospital grounds. We are currently consulting with NHS Boards in order to reach a consensus on whether vaping should be allowed on hospital grounds through a consistent national approach.