Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

S1926 / A3424-New Jersey Smoke-Free Air Act

This bill prohibits smoking in indoor public places and workplaces, including restaurants and most bars, as well as indoor and outdoor areas of school grounds.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause


Cigar bars and cigar lounges generating 15% or more of revenue from tobacco products, retail tobacco stores, tobacco manufacturing business for testing products, casinos, non-profit private clubs where all duties are done by members (for two years), and 20% of hotel/motel rooms.