Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

A09485 - (reasonable distance and housing disclosure) - An Act to amend the public health law - 2012 Session Adjourned

This bill prohibits smoking within 15 feet of entrances to public or private buildings that contain municipal or state offices or educational facilities. The bill also requires that every rental agreement for units in multi-family buildings disclose the smoking policy for the building.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause