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Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

State Status

No Preemption

Legislative Summary

HB1721 - (long-term care facilities) - An Act to Limit Smoking in Long-Term Care Facilities - Signed by Governor

This bill amends the current exemption that allows smoking areas inside long-term care facilities to specify that there may only be one indoor smoking area and that it may be used by patients and staff, and it allows an outdoor smoking area for visitors and staff.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause


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