Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

HB149 - (workplaces, restaurants, bars, and gaming) - An Act to prohibit smoking in places of employment - Failed - Session Adjourned

This bill would prohibit smoking and the use of e-cigarettes in enclosed public places and places of employment, including restaurants, bars, gaming facilities, within 15 feet of doorways of public places and places of employment, bleachers & grandstands, seating areas of restaurants and bars, and playgrounds.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause


EXCEPTIONS: Smoking is allowed in private residences except if used as a child/adult/health care facility and outdoor places of employment not covered by the bill.