Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

SB0123—(partial local control)—An Act relative to the regulation of products containing nicotine—Passed Senate 28-0

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