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Public Act 101-0156


Public Act 0156 101ST GENERAL ASSEMBLY



Public Act 101-0156
HB3604 EnrolledLRB101 10464 RPS 55570 b

    AN ACT concerning liquor.
    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
    Section 5. The Liquor Control Act of 1934 is amended by
adding Section 9-2d as follows:
    (235 ILCS 5/9-2d new)
    Sec. 9-2d. Private institution of higher learning. Any vote
under this Article, whenever held, 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 if:
        (1) the alcoholic liquor is sold on property owned by a
    private institution of higher learning or an affiliate
    thereof that is bounded by the south side of 60th Street on
    the north, the west side of Kimbark Avenue to the east, the
    north side of 61st Street to the south, and the east side
    of Woodlawn Avenue to the west in the City of Chicago;
        (2) the alcoholic liquor is sold by a private
    institution of higher learning or an affiliate thereof, by
    a person who leases the property owned by the private
    institution of higher learning or an affiliate thereof, or
    by a person contractually authorized to sell alcoholic
    liquor on the premises;
        (3) the person conducting the retail sale of alcoholic
    liquor obtains all of the necessary local and State
    licenses authorizing the retail sale of alcoholic liquor;
        (4) the sale of alcoholic liquor is not the principal
    business to be carried on by the license holder.

Effective Date: 1/1/2020