Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

HB 1868 / SB 5791-An act Relating to prohibiting smoking in public places (DIED)

This bill includes explicit anti-preemption language that would reaffirm the right to local control.  It would also strengthen state law to make all workplaces, including restaurants and bars, smokefree.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause