Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

State Status

No Preemption

Legislative Summary

LD 1901-(private clubs)-An Act To Amend the Law Regarding Smoking in Private Clubs-Signed by the Governor

This bill amends the law that allows smoking in private clubs if a majority of members vote to allow smoking by changing the voting requirement to a majority of ballots received. The bill was amended to require a 30-day notice of the vote, absentee ballots and notification to the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause


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