Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

AB834 - (workplaces, restaurants & bars) - An Act relating to prohibiting smoking in places of employment - Session Adjourned

This bill prohibits smoking in all enclosed public places and places of employment, including restaurants & bars.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause


EXEMPTIONS: Smoking is allowed in private residences; 25% of hotel/motel rooms; retail tobacco stores; and private rooms in retirement homes.