Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

HB1323 - (gaming) - An Act relative to smoking in gaming establishments - Session Adjourned

This bill amends the current smokefree air law to restrict smoking in gaming facilities. Smoking would be prohibited in riverboat or land-based casinos with occupancy of more than 500 people unless the casino provides a separately enclosed and ventilated smokefree gaming area for use by its patrons.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause