Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

A05893 - (public housing) - An Act to amend the public housing law - Referred to Housing - Session Adjourned

This bill requires that all public housing buildings prohibit smoking in and on their grounds by January 1, 2018. Upon the enactment of the law, all newly constructed buildings must be smokefree, and 50% of all current buildings must be declared smokefree.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause