Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

AB1097—(state parks and beaches)—An Act relating to state beaches and parks—Referred to Senate Natural Resources and Water Committee

This bill prohibits smoking, including the use of electronic cigarettes, on state coastal beaches and units of the state park system; and prohibits the disposal of used cigar or cigarette waste, except that park directors can designate smoking areas. It also includes an exemption for the filming of movies and television programs.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause