Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

A538 - (dormitories) - An Act to amend the public health law, in relation to prohibiting smoking in dormitories - Session in Recess

This bill amends current law to prohibit smoking in all dormitories and residence halls at all public and private colleges, universities and other educational and vocational institutions in the state.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause