CURRY,JULIE-O'BRIEN-BLACK-SCOTT-MITCHELL,BILL, LAWFER, BRADY,
LYONS,JOSEPH, REITZ, ERWIN, HAMOS, GRANBERG, JOHNSON,TIM,
GARRETT, WOOLARD, HARTKE, DAVIS,MONIQUE, SMITH,MICHAEL,
WIRSING, MCKEON, WINKEL, TURNER,JOHN AND DART.
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Motor Fuel and Petroleum Standards Act. Provides that
a retail motor fuel dispensing device used to dispense motor fuel
containing at least 1% by volume of the methanol derivative methyl
tertiary butyl ether (MTBE) shall have a label identifying the maximum
percentage by volume of MTBE contained in the motor fuel. Provides
that a wholesale seller of motor fuel that contains MTBE shall notify
the purchaser thereof of the percentage by volume of MTBE that has
been added to the motor fuel. Effective immediately.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Amends the Motor Fuel and Petroleum Standards Act. Provides
labeling guidelines for motor fuel dispensing devices used to dispense
motor fuel containing at least 1% by volume of the methanol derivative
methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE). Provides that with respect to
MTBE, the labeling and notification requirements shall be enforced
beginning 60 days after the effective date of the amendatory Act.
FISCAL NOTE (Department of Transportation)
HB2909 will have no fiscal impact on IDOT.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Provides that motor fuel dispensing devices that are used to
dispense fuel containing at least 2% by volume of the methanol
derivative methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE) shall be labeled in a
specified manner. Provides that nothing in the provisions concerning
motor fuel additives shall be construed to require or impose an
obligation upon the owner or operator of a retail motor fuel
dispensing station, facility, or device to perform a test on or
measurement of a shipment of motor fuel received to determine the
specific content of ethanol, methanol, or the methanol derivative
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0718
Last action date: 00-06-02
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 2 SENATE - 0
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