Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances
 

Legislative Summary

HB315 - (age restriction, smoking areas) - An Act to Create the Mississippi Smoke Free Family Restaurant Act - Died

This bill prohibits smoking in the dining areas of family restaurants, which are defined as eating establishments that allow people under 18 years old to enter and be served.

  • Preemptive Action

    No

  • Anti-Preemptive Clause

    Yes

EXEMPTIONS: Smoking is allowed in bar areas of restaurants that are separately enclosed, and in family restaurants when the entire restaurant is being used for a private function.