Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

SB95 - (workplaces, restaurants, bars and gaming) - An Act Concerning Health - Died after missing third reading deadline; Session Adjourned

This bill prohibits smoking in enclosed public places and places of employment, including restaurants, bars, and gaming facilities.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause


EXEMPTIONS: Private residences except when used as a child care/adult day care/health care facility or as a place of employment; retail tobacco stores; 20% of contiguous hotel/motel rooms; outdoor places of employment; and school buses not during the school week.