Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

SB3843 - (workplace and restaurant exemptions) - An Act relative to relative to the non-smoker protection act - Session Adjourned

This bill significantly weakens the state smokefree law by 1) amending the exemption that allows a smoking room in private businesses that employ three or fewer employees to be private businesses with fifteen or fewer employees and 2) exempting all restaurants with fifteen or fewer employees.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause