(35 ILCS 105/3-40)
(from Ch. 120, par. 439.3-40)
As used in this Act, "gasohol" means motor
fuel that is
a blend of
denatured ethanol and gasoline that contains no more than 1.25% water by weight.
Prior to January 1, 2024, the blend must contain 90% gasoline and 10% denatured ethanol. On and after January 1, 2024, the blend must contain 85% gasoline and 15% denatured ethanol. A maximum of one percent error factor in the amount of denatured ethanol used in the blend is allowable to compensate for blending equipment variations. Any person who knowingly
sells or represents as gasohol any fuel that does not qualify as gasohol
under this Act is guilty of a business offense and shall be fined not more
than $100 for each day that the sale or representation takes place after
notification from the Department of Agriculture that the fuel in question
does not qualify as gasohol.
(Source: P.A. 103-9, eff. 6-7-23.)