Champaign-Urbana Public Health District

Smoke-Free Illinois Act to Now Include Electronic Smoking Devices

Wednesday - Jan 17, 2024

New Law Began on January 1st

CHAMPAIGN, IL - As of January 1, 2024, The Smoke-Free Illinois Act (SFIA) now prohibits the use of e- cigarettes, vapes, and other electronic smoking devices in public places, places of employment, and within 15 feet of any entrance, exit, open window, or ventilation intake. Businesses are required to update their signage to explicitly include vaping and e-cigarette use. These signs must be strategically placed within clear view for both employees and patrons.

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