Florida Senate - 2018 CS for SB 562 By the Committee on Community Affairs; and Senator Mayfield 578-02148-18 2018562c1 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to regulation of smoking; amending s. 3 386.209, F.S.; authorizing municipalities and counties 4 to further restrict smoking within the boundaries of 5 certain public parks and designated facilities; 6 providing an effective date. 7 8 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 9 10 Section 1. Section 386.209, Florida Statutes, is amended to 11 read: 12 386.209 Regulation of smoking preempted to state.—This part 13 expressly preempts regulation of smoking to the state and 14 supersedes any municipal or county ordinance on the subject; 15 however, municipalities and counties may further restrict 16 smoking within the boundaries of any public parks they own; 17 counties may further restrict smoking within any designated 18 facility that they own, as defined in s. 154.08; and school 19 districts may further restrict smoking
by personson school 20 district property. 21 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2018.