|Public Act 097-1085
|LRB097 16915 JLS 62103 b
AN ACT concerning business.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
This Act may be cited as the
Plastic Bulk Merchandise Container Act.
As used in this Act:
"Bona fide purchaser" means a person who in good faith
makes a purchase without notice of any outstanding rights of
"Plastic bulk merchandise container" means a plastic
crate, pallet, or shell used by a product producer,
distributor, or retailer for the bulk transportation or storage
of goods for sale at retail, including, but not limited to,
containers of milk, eggs, or bottled beverage products.
purposes of this definition, a plastic pallet means a plastic
portable platform upon which containers, product, or material
is placed to facilitate handling.
"Proof of ownership" includes a bill of sale or other
evidence showing that an item has been sold to the person
possessing the item for fair market value and that the person
possessing the item is a bona fide purchaser of the item.
Requirements applicable to the sale of plastic