Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

HB0071—(partial local control)—An Act relative to the regulation of products containing nicotine—Carry over to 2018

This bill authorizes Knox County and Knoxville to prohibit smoking on the grounds of any playground owned or operated by the local government.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause