Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

SB3253 - (bars) - An Act relative to bars

This bill amends the state's definition a bar and then uses this definition to strengthen the state smokefree law to exempt "bars" not "age restricted venues," which currently can include restaurants that only admit or employ people over age 21.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause