Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

HB2833-(takings)-An Act relating to the protection of private real property from regulatory takings-Defeated

This bill strengthens takings provisions for landowners when certain regulations devalue their property, which now includes health regulations such as smokefree air laws. This bill would negatively impact the ability of communities to enact smokefree air laws.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause