Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

HB5314 (bars)-An Act relating to health and safety -- public health and workplace safety act

This bill amends the “Public Health and Workplace Safety Act” that is scheduled for implementation in March 2005 to allow smoking in stand-alone bars.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause


EXEMPTIONS: Stand-alone bars are exempted from the smokefree law.