Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

HB1396 - (veterans - home) - An Act relative to the smoking policy at the New Hampshire veterans' home - Session Adjourned

This bill weakens the current policy that prohibits smoking on the grounds of veterans’ homes by prohibiting the New Hampshire veterans’ home from discriminating in its admissions policy against veterans who smoke. The bill also requires the New Hampshire veterans’ home to study smoking policies at veterans’ homes in other states and propose a policy to accommodate New Hampshire veterans who smoke.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause