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AN ACT concerning business.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Public Utilities Act is amended by adding
Section 8-201.4 as follows:
(220 ILCS 5/8-201.4 new)
Prohibition on use of utility name or logo
by non-utility entity.
No non-utility individual, business, or
entity shall use a public utility name or logo, in whole or in
part, in any manner to market, solicit, sell, or bill for a
home (i) insurance, (ii) maintenance, or (iii) warranty
product. This prohibition does not apply to activities
permitted to implement a program or plan approved by the
Commission pursuant to an order entered under this Act. This
prohibition does not apply to the partial use by a non-utility
entity of a logo belonging to an electric utility that serves
fewer than 200,000 customers in this State.