Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

SB455 - (public housing) - A bill relating to public housing - Session Adjourned

The amended version of this bill prohibits smoking in at least 50% of units in public housing projects and requires designated outdoor smoking areas at least 20 feet from the buildings. The original bill would have required all indoor areas of public housing projects to be smokefree as well as within at least 20 feet from the buildings.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause