Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

HB5151 - (hookah lounge exemption) - An Act Concerning Hookah Lounges - Passed Committee on Judiciary and tabled for the House calendar - Session Adjourned

This bill allows towns to issue licenses to operate a hookah lounge. No requirements or restrictions are provided about hookah lounge locations, minimum sales requirements, etc.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause