Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

SB711 - (gaming exemption; preemption) - An Act making extensive revisions to provisions on gaming - Signed by the Governor 1/7/2010

This bill addresses an overhaul of statewide gaming provisions, including permits smoking in 25% of gaming floors in all Pennsylvania casinos and removed Philadelphia's control over its gaming facilities.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause