Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances
 

Legislative Summary

HB1341 - (restaurants and bars) - A bill relating to smoking in restaurants - Defeated in House General Laws subcommittee on ABC and Gaming

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

  • Anti-Preemptive Clause

    Limited