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Full Text of HB0222  100th General Assembly


Rep. Mark Batinick

Filed: 3/2/2017





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2    AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend House Bill 222 by replacing
3everything after the enacting clause with the following:
4    "Section 5. The Illinois Procurement Code is amended by
5changing Section 45-15 as follows:
6    (30 ILCS 500/45-15)
7    Sec. 45-15. Soybean oil-based ink and vegetable oil-based
9    (a) As used in this Section:
10    "Digital printing" means a printing method which includes,
11but is not limited to, the electrostatic process of
12transferring ink or toner to a substrate. This process may
13involve the use of photo imaging plates, photoreceptor drums,
14or belts which hold an electrostatic charge. "Digital printing"
15is also defined as a process of transferring ink through a
16print head directly to a substrate, as is done with ink-jet



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2    "Offset printing" means lithography, flexography, gravure,
3or letterpress. "Offset printing" involves the process of
4transferring ink through static or fixed image plates using an
5impact method of pressing ink into a substrate.
6    (b) Contracts requiring the procurement of offset printing
7services shall specify the use of soybean oil-based ink or
8vegetable oil-based ink unless a State purchasing officer
9determines that another type of ink is required to assure high
10quality and reasonable pricing of the printed product.
11    This Section does not apply to digital printing services.
12(Source: P.A. 90-572, eff. date - See Sec. 99-5.)
13    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
14becoming law.".