Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

SB501 - (partial preemption repeal) - An Act relating to public health - Signed by Governor

This bill removes the exemption allowing for smoking rooms in government buildings, and partially restores local control to allow counties and municipalities to restrict or prohibit smoking on property they own or operate.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause