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    (410 ILCS 1/1)
    (This Section may contain text from a Public Act with a delayed effective date)
    Sec. 1. Short title. This Act may be cited as the Antifreeze Bittering Act.
(Source: P.A. 96‑1218, eff. 7‑1‑11.)

    (410 ILCS 1/5)
    (This Section may contain text from a Public Act with a delayed effective date)
    Sec. 5. Addition of bittering agent required. Any engine coolant or antifreeze that is manufactured after January 1, 2011, and subsequently sold within the State, and that contains more than 10% ethylene glycol, shall include denatonium benzoate at a minimum of 30 parts per million and a maximum of 50 parts per million as a bittering agent within the product so as to render it unpalatable.
(Source: P.A. 96‑1218, eff. 7‑1‑11.)

    (410 ILCS 1/10)
    (This Section may contain text from a Public Act with a delayed effective date)
    Sec. 10. Record keeping. A manufacturer of a product subject to this Act shall maintain a record of the trade name, scientific name, and active ingredients of any bittering agent used pursuant to this Act. Such information shall be available to the public upon request.
(Source: P.A. 96‑1218, eff. 7‑1‑11.)

    (410 ILCS 1/15)
    (This Section may contain text from a Public Act with a delayed effective date)
    Sec. 15. Liability.
    (a) Subject to subsections (b) and (c) of this Section, a manufacturer, processor, distributor, recycler, or seller of an engine coolant or antifreeze containing denatonium benzoate at a minimum of 30 parts per million and a maximum of 50 parts per million shall not be liable, except for willful and wanton misconduct, to any person for personal injury, death, property damage, damage to the environment, damage to natural resources, or economic loss where the inclusion of denatonium benzoate in any engine coolant or antifreeze was the sole cause of the personal injury, death, property damage, damage to the environment, damage to natural resources, or economic loss.
    (b) Subsection (a) of this Section shall be strictly construed and shall not apply to manufacturers, distributors, recyclers, or sellers of denatonium benzoate prior to its dilution with an engine coolant or antifreeze, or in dilutions with antifreeze or engine coolant of less than 30 parts per million or more than 50 parts per million.
    (c) Subsection (a) of this Section shall apply only to causes of action accruing on or after the effective date of this Act.
(Source: P.A. 96‑1218, eff. 7‑1‑11.)

    (410 ILCS 1/20)
    (This Section may contain text from a Public Act with a delayed effective date)
    Sec. 20. Home rule preemption. With respect to retail containers containing less than 55 gallons of engine coolant or antifreeze, no local government, municipality, or other political subdivision of this State shall have any authority either to establish or continue in effect any prohibition, limitation, standard, or other requirement relating to the inclusion of a bittering agent in engine coolant or antifreeze that is in any way different from, or in addition to, the provisions of this Act. This Section is a denial and limitation of home rule powers and functions under subsection (h) of Section 6 of Article VII of the Illinois Constitution.
(Source: P.A. 96‑1218, eff. 7‑1‑11.)

    (410 ILCS 1/25)
    (This Section may contain text from a Public Act with a delayed effective date)
    Sec. 25. Exemptions. The requirements of this Act shall not be construed to apply to:
        (1) the sale of a motor vehicle that contains engine
    coolant or antifreeze; or
        (2) wholesale containers of engine coolant or
    antifreeze containing 55 gallons or more of engine coolant or antifreeze.
(Source: P.A. 96‑1218, eff. 7‑1‑11.)

    (410 ILCS 1/30)
    (This Section may contain text from a Public Act with a delayed effective date)
    Sec. 30. Penalty. A violation of this Act is a Class C misdemeanor.
(Source: P.A. 96‑1218, eff. 7‑1‑11.)

    (410 ILCS 1/99)
    (This Section may contain text from a Public Act with a delayed effective date)
    Sec. 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect July 1, 2011.
(Source: P.A. 96‑1218, eff. 7‑1‑11.)

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Statutes > Illinois > Chapter410 > 3256

    (410 ILCS 1/1)
    (This Section may contain text from a Public Act with a delayed effective date)
    Sec. 1. Short title. This Act may be cited as the Antifreeze Bittering Act.
(Source: P.A. 96‑1218, eff. 7‑1‑11.)

    (410 ILCS 1/5)
    (This Section may contain text from a Public Act with a delayed effective date)
    Sec. 5. Addition of bittering agent required. Any engine coolant or antifreeze that is manufactured after January 1, 2011, and subsequently sold within the State, and that contains more than 10% ethylene glycol, shall include denatonium benzoate at a minimum of 30 parts per million and a maximum of 50 parts per million as a bittering agent within the product so as to render it unpalatable.
(Source: P.A. 96‑1218, eff. 7‑1‑11.)

    (410 ILCS 1/10)
    (This Section may contain text from a Public Act with a delayed effective date)
    Sec. 10. Record keeping. A manufacturer of a product subject to this Act shall maintain a record of the trade name, scientific name, and active ingredients of any bittering agent used pursuant to this Act. Such information shall be available to the public upon request.
(Source: P.A. 96‑1218, eff. 7‑1‑11.)

    (410 ILCS 1/15)
    (This Section may contain text from a Public Act with a delayed effective date)
    Sec. 15. Liability.
    (a) Subject to subsections (b) and (c) of this Section, a manufacturer, processor, distributor, recycler, or seller of an engine coolant or antifreeze containing denatonium benzoate at a minimum of 30 parts per million and a maximum of 50 parts per million shall not be liable, except for willful and wanton misconduct, to any person for personal injury, death, property damage, damage to the environment, damage to natural resources, or economic loss where the inclusion of denatonium benzoate in any engine coolant or antifreeze was the sole cause of the personal injury, death, property damage, damage to the environment, damage to natural resources, or economic loss.
    (b) Subsection (a) of this Section shall be strictly construed and shall not apply to manufacturers, distributors, recyclers, or sellers of denatonium benzoate prior to its dilution with an engine coolant or antifreeze, or in dilutions with antifreeze or engine coolant of less than 30 parts per million or more than 50 parts per million.
    (c) Subsection (a) of this Section shall apply only to causes of action accruing on or after the effective date of this Act.
(Source: P.A. 96‑1218, eff. 7‑1‑11.)

    (410 ILCS 1/20)
    (This Section may contain text from a Public Act with a delayed effective date)
    Sec. 20. Home rule preemption. With respect to retail containers containing less than 55 gallons of engine coolant or antifreeze, no local government, municipality, or other political subdivision of this State shall have any authority either to establish or continue in effect any prohibition, limitation, standard, or other requirement relating to the inclusion of a bittering agent in engine coolant or antifreeze that is in any way different from, or in addition to, the provisions of this Act. This Section is a denial and limitation of home rule powers and functions under subsection (h) of Section 6 of Article VII of the Illinois Constitution.
(Source: P.A. 96‑1218, eff. 7‑1‑11.)

    (410 ILCS 1/25)
    (This Section may contain text from a Public Act with a delayed effective date)
    Sec. 25. Exemptions. The requirements of this Act shall not be construed to apply to:
        (1) the sale of a motor vehicle that contains engine
    coolant or antifreeze; or
        (2) wholesale containers of engine coolant or
    antifreeze containing 55 gallons or more of engine coolant or antifreeze.
(Source: P.A. 96‑1218, eff. 7‑1‑11.)

    (410 ILCS 1/30)
    (This Section may contain text from a Public Act with a delayed effective date)
    Sec. 30. Penalty. A violation of this Act is a Class C misdemeanor.
(Source: P.A. 96‑1218, eff. 7‑1‑11.)

    (410 ILCS 1/99)
    (This Section may contain text from a Public Act with a delayed effective date)
    Sec. 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect July 1, 2011.
(Source: P.A. 96‑1218, eff. 7‑1‑11.)

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Statutes > Illinois > Chapter410 > 3256

    (410 ILCS 1/1)
    (This Section may contain text from a Public Act with a delayed effective date)
    Sec. 1. Short title. This Act may be cited as the Antifreeze Bittering Act.
(Source: P.A. 96‑1218, eff. 7‑1‑11.)

    (410 ILCS 1/5)
    (This Section may contain text from a Public Act with a delayed effective date)
    Sec. 5. Addition of bittering agent required. Any engine coolant or antifreeze that is manufactured after January 1, 2011, and subsequently sold within the State, and that contains more than 10% ethylene glycol, shall include denatonium benzoate at a minimum of 30 parts per million and a maximum of 50 parts per million as a bittering agent within the product so as to render it unpalatable.
(Source: P.A. 96‑1218, eff. 7‑1‑11.)

    (410 ILCS 1/10)
    (This Section may contain text from a Public Act with a delayed effective date)
    Sec. 10. Record keeping. A manufacturer of a product subject to this Act shall maintain a record of the trade name, scientific name, and active ingredients of any bittering agent used pursuant to this Act. Such information shall be available to the public upon request.
(Source: P.A. 96‑1218, eff. 7‑1‑11.)

    (410 ILCS 1/15)
    (This Section may contain text from a Public Act with a delayed effective date)
    Sec. 15. Liability.
    (a) Subject to subsections (b) and (c) of this Section, a manufacturer, processor, distributor, recycler, or seller of an engine coolant or antifreeze containing denatonium benzoate at a minimum of 30 parts per million and a maximum of 50 parts per million shall not be liable, except for willful and wanton misconduct, to any person for personal injury, death, property damage, damage to the environment, damage to natural resources, or economic loss where the inclusion of denatonium benzoate in any engine coolant or antifreeze was the sole cause of the personal injury, death, property damage, damage to the environment, damage to natural resources, or economic loss.
    (b) Subsection (a) of this Section shall be strictly construed and shall not apply to manufacturers, distributors, recyclers, or sellers of denatonium benzoate prior to its dilution with an engine coolant or antifreeze, or in dilutions with antifreeze or engine coolant of less than 30 parts per million or more than 50 parts per million.
    (c) Subsection (a) of this Section shall apply only to causes of action accruing on or after the effective date of this Act.
(Source: P.A. 96‑1218, eff. 7‑1‑11.)

    (410 ILCS 1/20)
    (This Section may contain text from a Public Act with a delayed effective date)
    Sec. 20. Home rule preemption. With respect to retail containers containing less than 55 gallons of engine coolant or antifreeze, no local government, municipality, or other political subdivision of this State shall have any authority either to establish or continue in effect any prohibition, limitation, standard, or other requirement relating to the inclusion of a bittering agent in engine coolant or antifreeze that is in any way different from, or in addition to, the provisions of this Act. This Section is a denial and limitation of home rule powers and functions under subsection (h) of Section 6 of Article VII of the Illinois Constitution.
(Source: P.A. 96‑1218, eff. 7‑1‑11.)

    (410 ILCS 1/25)
    (This Section may contain text from a Public Act with a delayed effective date)
    Sec. 25. Exemptions. The requirements of this Act shall not be construed to apply to:
        (1) the sale of a motor vehicle that contains engine
    coolant or antifreeze; or
        (2) wholesale containers of engine coolant or
    antifreeze containing 55 gallons or more of engine coolant or antifreeze.
(Source: P.A. 96‑1218, eff. 7‑1‑11.)

    (410 ILCS 1/30)
    (This Section may contain text from a Public Act with a delayed effective date)
    Sec. 30. Penalty. A violation of this Act is a Class C misdemeanor.
(Source: P.A. 96‑1218, eff. 7‑1‑11.)

    (410 ILCS 1/99)
    (This Section may contain text from a Public Act with a delayed effective date)
    Sec. 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect July 1, 2011.
(Source: P.A. 96‑1218, eff. 7‑1‑11.)

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