Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

HB792 - (exempts restaurants & bars) - A Bill relating to smoking - Session Adjourned

This bill seriously weakens the new Smokefree Workplaces Law to exempt all restaurants, bars, and nightclubs, instead only requiring that the establishments post signs stating that smoking is allowed.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause


EXEMPTIONS: All restaurants, bars, and nightclubs become exemptions to the Smokefree Workplaces Law.