Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

HB4507 - (appeals of smokefree laws) - A relating to establishing procedures for appealing an adverse decision or action taken by a local board of health or local health officer - Session Adjourned

This bill would allow any person or business to appeal decisions of local boards of health to the county commission--including smokefree laws. The legislation would apply to any actions made by boards of health in the past three years as well as all future actions, and could seriously undermine smokefree laws.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause