Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

HB252—(municipal regulation)—An Act relating to municipal regulation of smoking in certain places

This bill specifies that a municipality may adopt and enforce an ordinance that prohibits or restricts smoking in or near workplaces or buildings open to the public, but the intent of the bill is to avoid adopting a statewide law.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause