Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

SB835—(state parks)—An Act relating to parks—Sent to Governor on 9/10

This bill prohibits smoking, including the use of electronic cigarettes, on 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