Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

H0217 - (smokefree expansion) - An act relating to smoking in partially enclosed structures - Signed by Governor

This bill was amended and would extend restrictions on smoking to all rooms of hotels and motels; smokefree areas on grounds owned or leased by the state; within 25 feet of state owned buildings; on all state hospital grounds, in childcare facilities, in vehicles in the presence of children required to be in federally-approved car seats; and e-cigarettes may not be used on public school grounds.

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