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Full Text of HB1429  99th General Assembly




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1    AN ACT concerning finance.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 5. The Illinois Procurement Code is amended by
5changing Section 45-20 as follows:
6    (30 ILCS 500/45-20)
7    Sec. 45-20. Recycled supplies. When a public contract is to
8be awarded to the lowest responsible bidder or offeror, an
9otherwise qualified bidder or offeror who will fulfill the
10contract through the use of products made of recycled supplies
11shall may be given preference over other bidders or offerors
12unable to do so, provided that the cost included in the bid of
13supplies is equal or less than other bids or offers, unless the
14use of the product constitutes an undue practical hardship.
15made of recycled materials does not constitute an undue
16economic or practical hardship.
17    This Section applies to bid opportunities posted to the
18Illinois Procurement Bulletin on or after January 1, 2016.
19    Nothing in this Section shall be construed to apply to a
20construction agency for the purposes of procuring construction
21and construction-related services.
22(Source: P.A. 98-1076, eff. 1-1-15.)



HB1429 Enrolled- 2 -LRB099 05924 SXM 25972 b

1    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
2becoming law.