Protect Local Control

Ensuring Community Rights
To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

Legislative Summary

SB125 - (bar exemptions) - An act concerning public health - Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As January 13, 2009; Session Adjourned

This bill would amend the Illinois Clean Indoor Air Act to weaken the newly enacted law. The bill changes several definitions and exempts side-buildings of bars that can allow smoking, private clubs, and allows a smoking area in any restaurant, bar, or tavern up until July 1, 2008.

  • Preemptive Action


  • Anti-Preemptive Clause