Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances
 

Legislative Summary

HB707 - (preemption of gaming) - An Act To Require The Mississippi Gaming Commission To Adopt And Enforce A Rule Regulating Whether Or Not Smoking Is Permitted - Died

This bill preempts any body of local government from regulating smoking in gaming facilities, and requires that the Mississippi Gaming Commission adopt a uniform rule about whether or not smoking is allowed in any of its facilities, including bingo.

  • Preemptive Action

    YES

  • Anti-Preemptive Clause

    No