Smoke-Free Illinois Act

The Smoke-Free Illinois Act was enacted on January 1, 2008, and prohibits smoking in enclosed public places and places of employment as well as within 15 feet of entrances, exits, windows that open and ventilation intakes. Our Environmental Health Division partners with our Division of Health Promotion and Public Relations to enforce this act and issue citations when appropriate. For more information about the Smoke-Free Illinois Act, please call (217) 423-6988 ext: 1134 or click here.