Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances
 

Legislative Summary

HB4086 - (preempts private clubs) - A bill relating to the vesting of power in the Legislature to regulate smoking in fraternal organizations and private clubs - Session Adjourned

This bill restricts local control by stating that only the State Legislature may regulate smoking in fraternal organizations and private clubs, and furthermore that local Boards of Health cannot regulate smoking in fraternal organizations and private clubs, and any local law that does regulate smoking in fraternal organizations and private clubs is now overturned.

  • Preemptive Action

    YES

  • Anti-Preemptive Clause

    No