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Full Text of HB2277  95th General Assembly



State of Illinois
2007 and 2008


Introduced 2/26/2007, by Rep. Michael J. Madigan - Barbara Flynn Currie - Naomi D. Jakobsson


410 ILCS 80/3   from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 8203

    Amends the Illinois Clean Indoor Air Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning definitions.

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1     AN ACT concerning health.
2     Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3 represented in the General Assembly:
4     Section 5. The Illinois Clean Indoor Air Act is amended by
5 changing Section 3 as follows:
6     (410 ILCS 80/3)  (from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 8203)
7     Sec. 3. For the the purposes of this Act, the following
8 terms have the meanings ascribed to them in this Section unless
9 different meanings are plainly indicated by the context:
10     (a) "Department" means the Department of Public Health.
11     (b) "Proprietor" means any individual or his designated
12 agent who by virtue of his office, position, authority, or
13 duties has legal or administrative responsibility for the use
14 or operation of property.
15     (c) "Public Place" means any enclosed indoor area used by
16 the public or serving as a place of work including, but not
17 limited to, hospitals, restaurants, retail stores, offices,
18 commercial establishments, elevators, indoor theaters,
19 libraries, art museums, concert halls, public conveyances,
20 educational facilities, nursing homes, auditoriums, arenas,
21 and meeting rooms, but excluding bowling establishments and
22 excluding places whose primary business is the sale of
23 alcoholic beverages for consumption on the premises and



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1 excluding rooms rented for the purpose of living quarters or
2 sleeping or housekeeping accommodations from a hotel, as
3 defined in the Hotel Operators' Occupation Tax Act, and
4 private, enclosed offices occupied exclusively by smokers,
5 even though such offices may be visited by nonsmokers.
6     (d) "Smoking" means the act of inhaling the smoke from or
7 possessing a lighted cigarette, cigar, pipe, or any other form
8 of tobacco or similar substance used for smoking.
9     (e) "State agency" has the meaning formerly ascribed to it
10 in subsection (a) of Section 3 of the Illinois Purchasing Act
11 (now repealed).
12     (f) "Unit of local government" has the meaning ascribed to
13 it in Section 1 of Article VII of the Illinois Constitution of
14 1970.
15 (Source: P.A. 92-651, eff. 7-11-02.)