Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

HB0245 - (e-cigarettes and hookah) - E-cigarette use in public places - Signed by Governor

This bill amends the definition of smoking in the Utah Indoor Clean Air Act to prohibit the use of e-cigarettes and hookah pipes in a place of public access. The bill was substituted by a version that would permit the use hookah pipes in specified places and use of e-cigarettes in establishments that make 75% of sales for e-cigarette sales for the next five years.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause