Bill Status of SB0070  103rd General Assembly


Senate Sponsors
Sen. Cristina Castro and Meg Loughran Cappel

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/10/2023SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
235 ILCS 5/6-40 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Liquor Control Act of 1934. Provides that the act by a manufacturer of directly or indirectly offering or providing coupons to consumers that are redeemable at or through a retailer or third-party agent does not constitute a violation under the Act if certain conditions are met. Provides that a coupon may require the purchase of one alcoholic liquor product to obtain a full or partial discount on a separate alcoholic liquor product; may be offered as part of a retailer loyalty program or awards program; may include nonalcoholic products; and may be offered by a manufacturer to a consumer for a discount on a purchase from a licensed on-premise or off-premise retailer. Provides that on and after January 1, 2024, manufacturers shall not offer paper coupons that require a consumer to present the paper coupon to the retailer at the time of purchase to obtain the discount. Contains provisions concerning definitions; consumer promotions; notice of consumer promotions to the Illinois Liquor Control Commission; recordkeeping; State Commission enforcement of policies, rules, or statements of general applicability; and other provisions. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  1/20/2023SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Cristina Castro
  1/20/2023SenateFirst Reading
  1/20/2023SenateReferred to Assignments
  1/31/2023SenateAssigned to Executive
  2/14/2023SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Meg Loughran Cappel
  3/9/2023SenateTo Subcommittee on Liquor
  3/10/2023SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments