Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

S00729—(e-cigarette use)—An Act to amend the public health law

This bill defines smoking to include the use of electronic cigarettes, and applies the restrictions relating to smoking in public areas applicable to electronic cigarettes, and allows the use of the products in retail electronic cigarette stores.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause