20 ILCS 2310/2310-585 new
235 ILCS 5/6-32 new
Amends the Liquor Control Act of 1934 and the Civil
Administrative Code of Illinois. Requires all retailers who sell any
alcoholic beverages for consumption on the premises to post, in a
conspicuous place, a sign which clearly reads: "Warning: Drinking
alcoholic beverages during pregnancy can cause birth defects."
Requires the Department of Revenue to make such warning signs
available to retailers of alcoholic beverages. Permits the Department
to charge a fee to cover printing, postage, and handling expenses.
Provides that a violation of this provision is a Class C misdemeanor.
Imposes a fine for violations of this prohibition. Provides that the
Department of Public Health shall enforce this provision.
FEB-06-2002 S FIRST READING
FEB-06-2002 S REFERRED TO SENATE RULES COMMITTEE RULES
JAN-07-2003 S SESSION SINE DIE
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