Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

SB572 - (preemptive) - An Act relating to public health and safety - Signed by Governor

This bill prohibits counties from adopting any laws that are stronger than state law, and specifically states that local ordinances relating to restaurants and bars must be identical to rules adopted by the state.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause