Jackson County Health Department

Promoting Health, Preventing Illness, Protecting our Environment and Preparing for Emergencies

What is the Smoke-free Illinois Act?

The Smoke-free Illinois Act (effective January 1, 2008) prohibits smoking in virtually all public places, workplaces and within 15 feet of doorways. This law helps protect Illinois' residents, workers and visitors from the harmful and hazardous effects of secondhand smoke.





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