Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances
 

Legislative Summary

A11385-Relates to permitting smoking in bars, bowling recreation centers and billiard recreation centers under certain restrictions. Would roll-back state smokefree law--Held for consideration in health committee.-Held for consideration in health committe

This bill amends the state Clean Indoor Air Act to permit smoking in bars, bowling centers and billiard parlors with separately ventilated smoking rooms. The definition of “bar” is amended to define “incidental food service” as less than 40% of sales. “Smoking Permitted” signs must be posted in such establishments.

  • Preemptive Action

    No

  • Anti-Preemptive Clause

    No

EXEMPTIONS: Bars, bowling centers and billiard parlors with separately ventilated smoking rooms become exemptions to the state Clean Indoor Air Act.