Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

HB 1187-(workplaces)-An Act to amend the Indiana Code concerning health-Died

This bill prohibits smoking in most workplaces, including restaurants, bars, and casinos, except that a separately ventilated smoking room may be established in any enclosed indoor area that has "sufficient" lounges/break rooms for nonsmokers.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause


Smoking is allowed in separately ventilated smoking rooms in any enclosed indoor area with "sufficient" lounges/break rooms for nonsmokers.