Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

H.0173 (DIED)

This bill would strengthen state law by deleting the exemption for businesses with cabaret licenses. Private clubs and private functions would still be exempt.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause


EXEMPTIONS: Buildings owned and operated by social, fraternal, or religious organizations when used by the membership of the organization, any facility that is rented or leased for private functions from which the public is excluded, workplace smoking areas, areas not commonly open to the public of owner-operated businesses with no employees.