Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances
 

Legislative Summary

HB288 - (restaurants and bars) - A Bill relating to smoking in restaurants

This bill prohibits smoking in restaurants and bars by deleting these exemptions in the existing state law. The bill does not address smoking in other types of workplaces. The bill also contains an anti-preemption clause solely relating to smoking in restaurants.

  • Preemptive Action

    No (already preempted)

  • Anti-Preemptive Clause

    Yes, limited