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91_HB1708 LRB9100158WHmg 1 AN ACT to amend the Illinois Clean Indoor Air Act by 2 changing Section 11. 3 Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, 4 represented in the General Assembly: 5 Section 5. The Illinois Clean Indoor Air Act is amended 6 by changing Section 11 as follows: 7 (410 ILCS 80/11) (from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 8211) 8 Sec. 11. A home rule or non-home rule unit of local 9 government in this State may
shall not have the power and10 authority, after the effective date of this Act, toregulate 11 smoking in public places, but that regulation must be no less 12 restrictive than this Act. This Section is a limitation on 13 the concurrent exercise of home rule power under subsection 14 (i) of Section 6 of Article VII of the Illinois Constitution. 15 Pursuant to Article VII, Section 6, paragraph (h) of the16 Illinois Constitution of 1970, it is declared to be the law17 of this State that the regulation of smoking as provided by18 this Act is a power which pre-empts home rule units from19 exercising such power subject to the limitations provided in20 the Act, provided that any home rule unit that has passed an21 ordinance concerning the regulation of smoking prior to22 October 1, 1989 is exempt from pre-emption.23 (Source: P.A. 86-1018.) 24 Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon 25 becoming law.
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