Bill Status of SB3764 101st General Assembly
Short Description: PROCUREMENT-SINGLE USE PLASTIC
Sen. Julie A. Morrison - Laura Fine - Sara Feigenholtz - Melinda Bush - Patricia Van Pelt and Heather A. Steans
| 1/13/2021||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Procurement Code. Provides that when a State contract is to be awarded to the lowest responsible bidder, an otherwise qualified bidder who will fulfill the contract through the use of compostable foodware or recyclable foodware may be given preference over other bidders unable to do so. Prohibits the procurement and use of single-use plastic disposable foodware at State parks, natural areas, and the Illinois State Fair. Provides that the prohibition does not apply to the procurement of single-use plastic disposable straws if a State agency is servicing medically vulnerable persons. Defines terms.