102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2021 and 2022
Introduced 10/19/2021, by Rep. Katie Stuart - Barbara Hernandez
SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
Amends the State Parks Act to require the Department of Natural
Resources to make menstrual hygiene products available, at no cost to the
public, in each restroom facility that is situated within a State park and
under the jurisdiction and control of the Department of Natural Resources.
Defines "menstrual hygiene products" and "restroom facility". Effective
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AN ACT concerning State government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The State Parks Act is amended by adding
Section 4d as follows:
(20 ILCS 835/4d new)
Availability of menstrual hygiene products.
(a) In this Section:
"Menstrual hygiene products" means tampons and sanitary
napkins for use in connection with the menstrual cycle.
"Restroom facility" means any room equipped with toilets
or urinals for use by the public.
(b) The Department shall make menstrual hygiene products
available, at no cost to the public, in each restroom facility
that is situated within a State park and under the
jurisdiction and control of the Department.
This Act takes effect upon