Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances
 

Legislative Summary

SB258 - (exemption to preemption) - An Act relating to the Florida Clean Indoor Air Act - Died in Community Affairs Committee; Session Adjourned

This bill partially restores local control by giving municipalities and counties the right to restrict outdoor smoking on municipal or county property. The bill was amended to specifying where smoking can and cannot be addressed, provides requirements for enforcement and penalties, and requires a smoking area at all venues covered by a smokefree law.

  • Preemptive Action

    No

  • Anti-Preemptive Clause

    YES