Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

AB2020—(marijuana event exemption)—An Act relating to cannabis—Passed Assembly and sent to Senate

This bill creates an exemption to allow marijuana smoking at venues that receive a temporary event license from the state and get approval by the local jurisdiction. There is no restriction on the type of venue that could apply for an event license, so it is possible that restaurants, bars, clubs, or any other workplace could apply.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause