(220 ILCS 5/7-209)
Marketing limitation; gas utilities.
If a gas utility has an
affiliate, the prohibition contained in this Section applies to the employees
of the gas
utility. While a gas utility employee is responding to a service call related
provided under tariffs on file with the Illinois Commerce Commission, the
the gas utility is prohibited from marketing the services of an HVAC affiliate;
however, the gas utility employee may refer the customer to the telephone
response to specific requests for referrals. If a customer's gas appliance or
has been disconnected due to an emergency situation that requires immediate
gas utility employee may provide to that customer a list, including contact
numbers, that includes HVAC affiliates and non-affiliated entities that provide
ventilating, or air conditioning services.
(Source: P.A. 92-852, eff. 8-26-02.)