Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances
 

Legislative Summary

SB228—(local control affirmation)—An Act relating to the authority of a municipality

This bill amends the current anti-preemption clause in state law to specify the municipalities can adopt ordinances to regulate the sale or distribution of cigarettes, e-cigarettes, or tobacco products to, and possession, purchase, consumption, or receipt of cigarettes, e-cigarettes, or tobacco products by, people under age 21.

  • Preemptive Action

    No

  • Anti-Preemptive Clause

    YES