Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

HB2739-(hospitals)-An Act relating to tobacco use in hospitals-Died in House

This bill prohibits smoking in a medical care facility building or on medical care facility property.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause


Smoking is allowed in a ventilated smoking area of a licensed long-term care unit of a medical care facility by patients only.