Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

HB1395 - (minors provision) - An Act relative to prohibiting smoking - Carried Over to 2008

This bill requires restaurants to choose to have a designated smoking area if they do not permit children. If a restaurant permits children it must be smokefree. The bill also prohibits smoking within fifty feet of entrances to restaurants.

  • Preemptive Action

    No (already preempted)

  • Anti-Preemptive Clause