Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

SB202-(preemptive)-An Act relating to smoking in restaurants and bowling centers and the regulation of smoking by counties, cities, villages, and towns-Failed to Pass

This bill amends the current state law to preempt local communities from enacting or enforcing ordinances that restrict smoking. The bill also restricts smoking in restaurants to only the bar areas and prohibits smoking in bowling centers during certain times and when ventilated.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause