Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances
 

Legislative Summary

HB289 - (workplaces, restaurants, and bars) - An Act prohibiting smoking in public places and places of employment - Floor amendment filed; recommitted to House Appropriations & Revenue Committee - Session Adjourned

This bill prohibits smoking, including the use of an e-cigarette, in all enclosed public places and workplaces, and within 15 feet of entrances to such buildings.

  • Preemptive Action

    No

  • Anti-Preemptive Clause

    YES

EXEMPTIONS: Smoking is permitted in research or educational laboratory in which smoking is conducted as a part of scientific research..