(415 ILCS 150/80)
    (Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2020)
    Sec. 80. Penalties.
    (a) Except as otherwise provided in this Act, any person who violates any provision of this Act or fails to perform any duty under this Act is liable for a civil penalty of $7,000 for the violation and an additional civil penalty not to exceed $1,000 for each day the violation continues.
    (b) A manufacturer that is not registered with the Agency as required under this Act, or that has not paid the registration fee as required under this Act, is liable for a civil penalty not to exceed $10,000 for the violation and an additional civil penalty not to exceed $10,000 for each day the violation continues.
    (c) A manufacturer in violation of subsection (d) of Section 30 of this Act in program year 2012 or thereafter is liable for a civil penalty equal to the following:
        (1) In program year 2012, if the total weight of
    
CEDs and EEDs recycled or processed for reuse by the manufacturer is less than 50% of the manufacturer's individual recycling or reuse goal set forth in subsection (c) of Section 15 of this Act, the manufacturer shall pay a penalty equal to the product of: (i) $0.70 per pound; multiplied by (ii) the difference between the manufacturer's individual recycling or reuse goal and the total weight of CEDs and EEDs recycled or processed for reuse by the manufacturer during the program year.
        (2) In program year 2013, if the total weight of
    
CEDs and EEDs recycled or processed for reuse by the manufacturer is less than 60% of the manufacturer's individual recycling or reuse goal set forth in subsection (c-5) of Section 15 of this Act, the manufacturer shall pay a penalty equal to the product of: (i) $0.70 per pound; multiplied by (ii) the difference between the manufacturer's individual recycling or reuse goal and the total weight of CEDs and EEDs recycled or processed for reuse by the manufacturer during the program year.
        (3) In program year 2014, if the total weight of CEDs
    
and EEDs recycled or processed for reuse by the manufacturer is less than 70% of the manufacturer's individual recycling or reuse goal set forth in subsection (c-5) of Section 15 of this Act, the manufacturer shall pay a penalty equal to the product of: (i) $0.70 per pound; multiplied by (ii) the difference between the manufacturer's individual recycling or reuse goal and the total weight of CEDs and EEDs recycled or processed for reuse by the manufacturer during the program year.
        (4) In program year 2015, and each year thereafter,
    
if the total weight of CEDs and EEDs recycled or processed for reuse by the manufacturer is less than 100% of the manufacturer's individual recycling or reuse goal set forth in subsection (c-5) and (c-6) of Section 15 of this Act, the manufacturer shall pay a penalty equal to the following:
            (i) Forty-five cents per pound for a
        
manufacturer if the weight of CEDs and EEDs recycled by or on behalf of the manufacturer is less than 50% of the target recycling weight.
            (ii) Thirty-five cents per pound for a
        
manufacturer if the weight of CEDs and EEDs recycled by or on behalf of the manufacturer is at least 50% but no more than 90% of the target recycling weight.
        All weight shall be measured by the difference
    
between the manufacturer's individual recycling or reuse goal and the total weight of CEDs and EEDs recycled or processed for reuse by the manufacturer during the program year.
    (d) A manufacturer in violation of subsection (e), (h), (i), (j), (k), (l), or (m) of Section 30 is liable for a civil penalty not to exceed $5,000 for the violation.
    (e) Any person in violation of Section 50 of this Act is liable for a civil penalty not to exceed $5,000 for the violation.
    (f) A knowing violation of subsection (a), (b), or (c) of Section 95 of this Act by anyone other than a residential consumer is a petty offense punishable by a fine of $500. A knowing violation of subsection (a), (b), or (c) of Section 95 of this Act by a residential consumer is a petty offense punishable by a fine of $25 for a first violation; however, a subsequent violation by a residential consumer is a petty offense punishable by a fine of $50.
    (g) The penalties provided for in this Act may be recovered in a civil action brought by the Attorney General in the name of the People of the State of Illinois. Any moneys collected under this Section in which the Attorney General has prevailed may be deposited into the Electronic Recycling Fund, established under this Act.
    (h) The Attorney General, at the request of the Agency or on his or her own motion, may institute a civil action for an injunction, prohibitory or mandatory, to restrain violations of this Act or to require such actions as may be necessary to address violations of this Act.
    (i) The penalties and injunctions provided in this Act are in addition to any penalties, injunctions, or other relief provided under any other law. Nothing in this Act bars a cause of action by the State for any other penalty, injunction, or relief provided by any other law.
    (j) A fine imposed by administrative citation pursuant to subsection (k) of Section 20 shall be limited to $1,000. Administrative citations may be used to enforce violations of the landfill ban subject to fines set forth in subsection (f) of this Section.
(Source: P.A. 99-13, eff. 7-10-15.)