Bill Status of HB3291 99th General Assembly
Short Description: COMMERCIAL FEED ACT
Rep. Patrick J. Verschoore
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Commercial Feed Act of 1961. Removes a requirement that each commercial feed shall be registered before being distributed in this State. Provides that, to facilitate continued access to markets for feed and feed ingredients, the Director may inspect, audit, or certify commercial feed manufacturer or distributer facilities at the request of the manufacturer or distributor and issue certificates of export from the State. Establishes new requirements for labeling and authorizes the Director to perform label review. Makes changes concerning inspections and fees. Establishes new prohibitions under the Act. Establishes new criteria to consider commercial feed as adulterated. Alphabetizes definitions. Defines "labeling", "pet", "quantity statement", and "raw milk". Makes other changes. Effective January 1, 2016.