Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

A315--An act concerning smoking in indoor public places.

This bill prohibits smoking in indoor public places, including restaurants and casinos.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause


EXEMPTIONS: Social, religious, or fraternal organizations; separately ventilated non-public rooms; demonstrations or performances in a theater or concert hall; freestanding bars; retail tobacco stores; separately ventilated hotel/motel rooms.