Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

HB171 - (casino exemption) - An Act concerning public health - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - Session Adjourned

This bill creates an exemption in the Smoke Free Illinois Act allow smoking in designated, segregated ventilated smoking rooms in gaming facilities provided that the smoking room is only accessible to people who have requested in writing to have access.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause