State of Illinois
92nd General Assembly

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 1        AN ACT in relation to public health.

 2        Be it enacted by the People of  the  State  of  Illinois,
 3    represented in the General Assembly:

 4        Section  1.  Short  title.  This  Act may be cited as the
 5    Mercury Fever Thermometer Prohibition Act.

 6        Section 5.  Sale or gift of  mercury  fever  thermometers
 7    prohibited.  A  person  may not knowingly sell, give away, or
 8    offer to sell  or  give  away,  including  by  means  of  the
 9    Internet   or   other   electronic  means,  a  mercury  fever
10    thermometer to a consumer or patient, except by prescription.

11        Section 10.  Manufacture of  mercury  fever  thermometers
12    prohibited.  A  person  may  not  manufacture a mercury fever
13    thermometer in this State.

14        Section 15.  Penalty for violation. A person who violates
15    this Act commits a petty offense and shall be fined not  less
16    than $50 nor more than $200 for each violation.

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