Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

SB950 - (charitable event enforcement) - A bill to make appropriations for the department of community health - Passed House without Senate amendment addressing smokefree law - 2012 Session Adjourned

The Senate included an amendment in the budget bill that would prohibit the Department of Community Health from enforcing the smokefree law for charitable fundraising dinners that had been in existence for at least ten years.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause