Bill Text: IL HB3604 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly | Enrolled


Bill Title: Amends the Liquor Control Act of 1934. Provides that a vote to prohibit sales at retail of alcoholic liquor (or alcoholic liquor other than beer containing not more than 4% of alcohol by weight or alcoholic liquor containing more than 4% alcohol by weight in the original package and not for consumption on the premises) in a precinct in a city, village, or incorporated town of more than 200,000 inhabitants shall not apply to retail sales of alcoholic liquor by a specific private institution of higher learning or an affiliate thereof.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)

Status: (Enrolled) 2019-06-19 - Sent to the Governor [HB3604 Detail]

Download: Illinois-2019-HB3604-Enrolled.html



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1 AN ACT concerning liquor.
2 Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4 Section 5. The Liquor Control Act of 1934 is amended by
5adding Section 9-2d as follows:
6 (235 ILCS 5/9-2d new)
7 Sec. 9-2d. Private institution of higher learning. Any vote
8under this Article, whenever held, to prohibit sales at retail
9of alcoholic liquor (or alcoholic liquor other than beer
10containing not more than 4% of alcohol by weight or alcoholic
11liquor containing more than 4% alcohol by weight in the
12original package and not for consumption on the premises) in a
13precinct in a city, village, or incorporated town of more than
14200,000 inhabitants shall not apply to retail sales of
15alcoholic liquor if:
16 (1) the alcoholic liquor is sold on property owned by a
17 private institution of higher learning or an affiliate
18 thereof that is bounded by the south side of 60th Street on
19 the north, the west side of Kimbark Avenue to the east, the
20 north side of 61st Street to the south, and the east side
21 of Woodlawn Avenue to the west in the City of Chicago;
22 (2) the alcoholic liquor is sold by a private
23 institution of higher learning or an affiliate thereof, by

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1 a person who leases the property owned by the private
2 institution of higher learning or an affiliate thereof, or
3 by a person contractually authorized to sell alcoholic
4 liquor on the premises;
5 (3) the person conducting the retail sale of alcoholic
6 liquor obtains all of the necessary local and State
7 licenses authorizing the retail sale of alcoholic liquor;
8 and
9 (4) the sale of alcoholic liquor is not the principal
10 business to be carried on by the license holder.
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