Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances
 

Legislative Summary

A2350 - (residential facilities) - An Act concerning smoking on grounds of certain State-owned facilities - Carried over to 2009

This bill amends the NJ Smokefree Air Act to permit publicly-operated residential facilities to prohibit smoking on their grounds if smoking cessation program offered. Publicly-operated residential facilities include county operated nursing homes, State veterans’ homes, State-operated developmental centers, and State or county operated psychiatric hospitals.

  • Preemptive Action

    No

  • Anti-Preemptive Clause

    No