Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

HB1310 - (smoking license exemption) - An Act concerning liquor - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - Failed on House vote - Session Adjourned

This bill gives gives communities the ability to allow the local liquor control commissioner the right to grant smoking licenses to bars, gaming facilities, adult entertainment venues open to people over age 18, and conventions holding tobacco related events, and amends the Smokefree Air Act to reflect these exemptions.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause