|Public Act 102-0576|
|SB0555 Enrolled||LRB102 14504 KTG 19857 b|
AN ACT concerning State government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Substance Use Disorder Act is amended by
adding Section 55-36 as follows:
(20 ILCS 301/55-36 new)
Compliance checks; tobacco retailers.
(a) Definitions. As used in this Section:
"Alternative nicotine product" has the meaning ascribed to
that term in Section 1 of the Prevention of Tobacco Use by
Persons under 21 Years of Age and Sale and Distribution of
Tobacco Products Act.
"E-cigarette" has the meaning ascribed to the term
"electronic cigarette" in Section 10-5 of the Tobacco Products
Tax Act of 1995.
"Retailer" has the meaning ascribed to that term in
Section 10-5 of the Tobacco Products Tax Act of 1995.
(b) As a means to reduce the consumption of tobacco
products, alternative nicotine products, and e-cigarettes by
persons under 21 years of age, the Department may conduct
compliance checks of retailers to investigate whether such
retailers are selling tobacco products, alternative nicotine
products, or e-cigarettes to persons under 21 years of age in