Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

HB316 - (workplaces) - An Act to Create the Mississippi Smoke Free Families Act - Died

This bill prohibits smoking in some enclosed public places and workplaces with more than 3 employees. Smoking is also prohibited within 10 feet of entrances of enclosed areas.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause


EXEMPTIONS: Smoking is allowed in bar areas of restaurants, bars, private residences except when used as a childcare facility, hotel/motel rooms, retail tobacco and convenience stores, private functions in restaurants/hotels, gaming facilities, and school campuses.