Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

HB 7121 An Act Relating To Health And Safety--Prohibition Of Smoking In Public Places Of Employment Act (WITHDRAWN)

This is a comprehensive bill that prohibits smoking in all enclosed public places, including workplaces, restaurants, bars, bingo facilities while games are in process.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause


EXEMPTIONS: Private residences, 20% hotel rooms, retail tobacco shops, private and semi-private rooms in nursing and assisted living facilities, and outdoor areas of places of employment.