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Public Act 094-0873




Public Act 094-0873
SB2716 Enrolled LRB094 18532 LCT 53862 b

    AN ACT concerning business.
    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
    Section 5. The Motor Fuel and Petroleum Standards Act is
amended by changing Section 4 as follows:
    (815 ILCS 370/4)  (from Ch. 5, par. 1704)
    Sec. 4. ASTM standards.
    (a) All motor fuel and petroleum sold or offered for sale
in the State of Illinois shall conform to the standards of this
Act. The standards set forth in the Annual Book of (ASTM)
American Society for Testing and Materials Section 5, Volumes
05.01, 05.02, 05.03, 05.04 and 05.05 and supplements thereto,
and revisions thereof are adopted unless modified or rejected
by a regulation adopted by the Department. In addition, any
advertised or labeled declarations regarding the quality of a
motor fuel which are more stringent than ASTM standards shall
be met.
    (a-5) The quality of gasoline-oxygenate blends sold or
offered for sale in this State shall meet the standards set
forth in Section or Section of the Uniform
Engine Fuels, Petroleum Products, and Automotive Lubricants
Regulation as provided under the National Institute of
Standards and Technology Handbook 130, and any of its
subsequent supplements or revisions, except as specifically
modified, amended, or rejected by regulation issued by the
    (b) Minimum Automotive Gasoline Octane Requirements.
    All leaded and unleaded gasoline sold in this State shall
meet or exceed the following minimum octane numbers:
    Regular Grade 87
    Premium or Super Grade 90
    An octane number is determined by adding the research
octane number to the motor octane number and dividing by 2.
(RON + MON)/2. In addition, the motor octane number shall not
be less than 82.0. All gasoline products sold at retail shall
have an octane number displayed.
    (c) Each seller of a motor fuel shall notify the purchaser
of the type and quantity of motor fuel purchased. For gasoline,
the type shall indicate the octane number. This information
shall appear on the bill of lading, manifest, or delivery
ticket for the fuel. This subsection does not apply to sales at
    (d) All gasoline products shall meet the most recently
adopted ASTM standards for spark-ignition motor fuel, and those
standards adopted under the provisions of the federal Clean Air
Act by the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency shall be the
standards of this State in those areas in which the federal
Clean Air Act fuel standards apply.
(Source: P.A. 88-582, eff. 1-1-95.)
    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
becoming law.

Effective Date: 6/16/2006