Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances
 

Legislative Summary

SB2724 - (workplaces, restaurants and bars) - An Act to Create the Mississippi Smoke-Free Air Act of 2009 - Died in Committee

This bill prohibits smoking in all workplace, restaurants, bars, gaming facilities and within 20' of smokefree buildings.

  • Preemptive Action

    No

  • Anti-Preemptive Clause

    YES

EXEMPTIONS: Smoking is allowed in private residences except when used as child/adult/health care facilities, 20% of hotel/motel rooms; private clubs when not open to the public; and outdoor places not specifically covered.