Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

SB1785 - (exemption to preemption) - An Act relative to prohibiting smoking on the grounds of certain local government buildings - Assigned to subcommittee of Commerce and Labor Committee - Session Adjourned

This bill permits municipalities to prohibit smoking on hospital grounds, on county building grounds, and within 50 feet of these buildings' entrances.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause