Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances
 

Legislative Summary

HB3457 - (theatrical exemption) - An Act relating to the use of smoking instruments in scripted productions - Referred to Senate Business, Transportation and Economic Development - Signed by Governor

This bill creates an exemption in the state smokefree law to allow performers smoke or carry a lighted smoking instrument that does not contain tobacco while performing in a scripted stage, motion picture or television production if: (A) The production is produced by an organization whose primary purpose is producing scripted productions; and (B) Smoking is an integral part of the production.

  • Preemptive Action

    No

  • Anti-Preemptive Clause

    No