Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

HB2340 - (casinos) - An Act concerning smoking - Session Adjourned

The original bill would have created an exemption to allow smoking in bars that sell lottery tickets. The replacement bill eliminates the current exemption that permits smoking on gaming floors of casinos, and permits an exemption for already established annual benefit cigar dinners or other annual smoking events for charitable purposes.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause