Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

HB 162-An Act To Create The Mississippi Clean Indoor Air Act.

This bill prohibits smoking in some enclosed public places and places of employment.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause


Smoking is allowed in restaurants, bars, private residences except when used as a childcare facility, private clubs, hotel/motel rooms, retail tobacco stores, dance clubs, adult entertainment establishments, and casinos.