Smoke-Free Toolkit: Resource for Local Governments
The state law (G.S. 130A-498 ) went into effect January 2, 2010, giving local governments clear authority to further regulate smoking on local government grounds and in enclosed public places.
State Buildings Smoke-Free; Local Governments Can Do the Same
Beginning January 1, 2008, House Bill 24 became law (N.C. Gen. Stat. 130A-491), banning smoking inside all state government buildings and allowing N.C. local governments to do the same, if they choose. Read more...