Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

HB5355 - (smoking license exemption) - An Act concerning liquor - Referred to Rules Committee - Session Adjourned

This bill creates an exemption in the Illinois Clean Indoor Air Act to allow the local liquor control commissioner the right to grant smoking licenses to bars, gaming facilities, adult entertainment venues open to people over age 18, private clubs, and conventions holding tobacco related events.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause