Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances
 

Legislative Summary

S187 AN ACT prohibiting smoking in restaurants and bars.

This bill amends the existing preemptive state clean air act to prohibit smoking in restaurants and bars.

  • Preemptive Action

    Yes

  • Anti-Preemptive Clause

    No

EXEMPTIONS: Smoking may be allowed in a restaurant or bar that is outdoors and during a private social event in an area of the restaurant or bar that is fully separated from the area serving other patrons.