Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

H5741—(housing common areas)—An Act relating to health and safety—Committee recommended measure be held for further study—Session Adjourned

This bill prohibits smoking in common areas of multi-unit housing except that designated smoking areas may be allowed in unenclosed areas at least 25 feet from nonsmoking areas and areas used by children and for physical activity.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause