Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

A987 - (parks and beaches) - An Act concerning smoking at public parks and beaches - Session Adjourned

This bill amends the state law to prohibit smoking at public parks and beaches, which include a park or forest, a county or municipal park, or a State or municipal beach, recreational area, marina, historic site, burial site or natural area, but does not include any parking lot that is adjacent to but outside the public park or beach.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause