Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

HB2356—(public housing)—An Act relating to the Hawaii Public Housing Authority—Passed House

This bill amends the current law prohibiting smoking at public housing projects and state low-income housing projects to state that smoking is not permitted with 25 feet of residential and administrative buildings. The bill was amended to change the effective date to 7/1/2050.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause