91st General Assembly
Status of SB0379
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   New Act                                                                     
   815 ILCS 705/Act rep.                                                       

        Creates the Illinois Franchise and Distributorship Act.  Provides      
   that a franchise or distributorship imposes a duty of  good  faith  on      
   the parties. Provides that no franchisor, supplier, or distributor may      
   cancel,  fail  to  renew,  otherwise  terminate, or alter an agreement      
   unless the party intending that action has good cause to  do  so,  has      
   made  good  faith  efforts to resolve disagreements, and, if notice is      
   required, provided proper  notice  and  the  affected  party  has  not      
   eliminated  the  reasons specified in the notification within 90 days.      
   Provides that a violation of the Act with intent to defraud is a Class      
   2 felony. Repeals the Franchise Disclosure Act of 1987.                     
   99-02-18  S  FIRST READING                                                  
   99-02-18  S  REFERRED TO SENATE RULES COMMITTEE       RULES                 
   99-02-18  S       ASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE               COMM & INDUST         
   99-03-04  S       TO SUBCOMMITTEE                                           
   99-03-04  S                   COMMITTEE               COMM & INDUST         
   99-03-20  S  RE-REFERRED TO RULES COMM/RULE 3-9(A)    RULES                 
   99-05-26  S            RULED EXEMPT UNDER SENATE RULE 3-9(B)        SRUL    
   99-05-26  S       ASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE               COMM & INDUST         
   01-01-09  S  SESSION SINE DIE                                               


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