Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

A06505 - (reasonable distance; housing disclosure) - An Act to amend the public health law - Amended and recommitted to Health Committee—Session Adjourned

This bill prohibits smoking within fifteen feet of entrances/exits of public or private buildings that contain state or municipal offices or educational facilities for elementary or secondary school students. The bill also includes a requirement that every rental agreement for multi-unit residential buildings with four or more units include a disclosure of whether smoking is permitted in or on the property, and if so, where.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause