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Full Text of HB3440  101st General Assembly


Sen. Heather A. Steans

Filed: 5/1/2019





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2    AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend House Bill 3440 by replacing
3everything after the enacting clause with the following:
4    "Section 5. The Illinois Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act is
5amended by changing Section 3.15 as follows:
6    (410 ILCS 620/3.15)  (from Ch. 56 1/2, par. 503.15)
7    Sec. 3.15. To offer for sale any bulk food in a manner
8other than to prevent direct handling of such items by the
9consumer. This Section shall not prohibit self-service by
10consumers provided that the dispensers utilized prevent the
11direct handling of such foods and that take-home containers,
12including bags, cups, and lids, provided for consumer use are
13cleaned, stored, and dispensed in a sanitary manner.
14    A retailer may allow a consumer to fill or refill a
15personal container with bulk food if the dispensers used
16prevent the direct handling of the bulk food. Personal



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1containers used for this purpose shall be clean and sanitary.
2    Except as provided under Part 750 of Title 77 of the
3Illinois Administrative Code, county health departments and
4municipalities shall not prohibit the ability of a retailer to
5allow a consumer to fill or refill a personal container with
6bulk food if the dispensers used prevent the direct handling of
7the bulk food and the personal containers used are clean and
9(Source: P.A. 84-891.)".