Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

A01837 - (parks and beaches) - An Act in relation to prohibiting smoking - Carried over to 2010; Referred to Health Committee - Session Adjourned

This bill prohibits smoking on public beaches and in public parks, excluding Adirondack Park and Catskill Park. State or local operators of a public beach, park or golf course may designate smoking areas.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause