Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

SB757 / HB1791-(Dorms)-An Act relative to smoking in certain higher education facilities-Signed by Governor

This bill allows the University of Tennessee system to adopt smokefree policies in dormitories if they so choose and are not required to designate smoking areas.

  • Preemptive Action

    No (TN already preempted)

  • Anti-Preemptive Clause