(820 ILCS 255/5)
(from Ch. 48, par. 1405)
Duty of employer, manufacturer, importer and supplier to submit
Material Safety Data Sheet information to the Director.
(a) Every employer shall submit to the Director, within 6 months of the
effective date of this Act and annually thereafter, an alphabetized list
of substances, compounds or mixtures for which the employer has acquired
material safety data sheets.
(b) Every manufacturer, importer or supplier of substances, compounds
or mixtures shall submit to the Director, within 6 months of the effective
date of this Act and annually thereafter, an alphabetized list of
material safety data sheets for every product it produces, imports, or
supplies. The manufacturer, importer, or supplier shall make a copy of any
Material Safety Data Sheet on the list immediately available, but only upon
of the Director.
(c) The Director shall maintain a list of all Material Safety Data
Sheets submitted by
an employer, manufacturer, importer or supplier under
The Director shall make this list, hereinafter referred to as an "MSDS
List", available for inspection during office hours. The Director shall
mail a copy of the MSDS List to a requesting party upon written request.
The Director may charge a reasonable fee to cover the cost of reproduction
and mailing of the MSDS List.
(d) The Director shall maintain for 5 years Material Safety Data Sheets
submitted by employers, manufacturers, importers, and suppliers.
(Source: P.A. 89-696, eff. 6-1-97.)