Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

S353/A2531 AN ACT concerning smoking in public places and revising parts of the statutory law.

Permits local governments to restrict smoking in public places.

This bill will amends the state clean air act to allow local governments, local boards of health, or regional health commissions to regulate smoking in indoor public places, including restaurants and bars.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause