Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances
 

Legislative Summary

SB68--AN ACT relating to the regulation of the use and consumption of tobacco and tobacco products (DIED)

This bill prohibits the use of Master Settlement Agreement monies in counties where a local government has regulated the use of tobacco or tobacco products.

  • Preemptive Action

    No

  • Anti-Preemptive Clause

    No

EXEMPTIONS: Government owned or controlled areas; areas where tobacco use would be otherwise illegal or prohibited by the fire marshal; MSA money directed to early childhood development and health care.