Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances
 

Legislative Summary

SF459/HF1163 - (restaurants and bars) - Freedom to Breathe Act of 2007 - Refer to SF238

This bill prohibits smoking in all enclosed public places, including restaurants and bars, and places of employment with two or more employees.

  • Preemptive Action

    No

  • Anti-Preemptive Clause

    YES

EXEMPTIONS: Smoking is allowed during specified scientific studies; as part of Native American traditional ceremonies; in private homes; hotel/motel rooms; and tobacco products shops.