Synopsis As Introduced Amends the Liquor Control Act of 1934. In a provision that allows a manufacturer, distributor, or importing distributor to provide signs to a retailer if certain conditions are met, including a limitation on the dollar value of the signs that may be provided, provides that the cost adjustment factor applied to the limitation on the dollar value of the signs is 5% annually (rather than the change in the consumer price index or 5%, whichever is greater). Effective immediately.
Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Executive Reorganization Implementation Act and the Liquor Control Act of 1934. Provides for the separation of the Illinois Liquor Control Commission from the Department of Revenue. Provides that the Governor shall appoint the Executive Director of the Commission for a 4-year term, with the advice and consent of the Senate. Provides that the Department may not examine a tax return before 90 days after it is filed. Effective January 1, 2019, except that certain provisions in the Liquor Control Act of 1934 take effect upon becoming law.
Provides that to the extent Executive Order No. 2003-9 transferred personnel and the Executive Director (rather than personnel) to the Department of Revenue from the State Commission, those personnel and the Executive Director (rather than personnel) shall be transferred to the State Commission. Provides that the status and rights (rather than rights) of the employees and the State of Illinois and its agencies under the Personnel Code, the Illinois Public Labor Relations Act, and applicable collective bargaining agreements (rather than the Personnel Code and applicable collective bargaining agreements) shall not be affected by the amendatory Act. Further amends the Liquor Control Act of 1934. Provides that the Executive Director of the Illinois Liquor Control Commission shall be appointed by the Governor with the advice and consent of the Senate. Adds the Executive Director to provisions concerning the oath of office, disqualification from office, soliciting or accepting gifts, and reimbursement for traveling expenses. In a provision concerning non-resident dealer's licenses, provides that filing a specified registration statement authorizes the non-resident dealer to proceed to sell certain brands at wholesale.
House Floor Amendment No. 2 Provides that certain provisions are effective July 1, 2019 (rather than January 1, 2019) and provides that a provision concerning a registration statement is effective immediately.