Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances
 

Legislative Summary

HB157 - (restaurants) - The "Mississippi Smoke Free Families Act" - Died

This bill restricts smoking in workplaces with more than three employees and in restaurants.

  • Preemptive Action

    No

  • Anti-Preemptive Clause

    YES

EXEMPTIONS: Smoking is allowed in bars; private residences except when used as child care facilities; hotel/motel rooms; tobacco retail stores and convenience stores; restaurants or hotel/motel rooms during private functions; public schools, and at gaming facilities.