Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

AB1097—(picnic areas of state parks and beaches)—An Act relating to state beaches and parks—Sent to Governor on 9/11

This bill prohibits smoking, including the use of electronic cigarettes, in picnic areas of state coastal beaches and units of the state park system. It also prohibits the disposal of used cigar or cigarette waste in picnic areas.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause