IL HB2842 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-1)
Status: Engrossed on April 7 2017 - 50% progression
Action: 2017-04-20 - Referred to Assignments
Pending: Senate Assignments Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


Amends the Environmental Protection Act. Provides that applicants for local siting approval shall submit evidence to demonstrate compliance. Provides that applicants for local siting approval shall present testimony subject to cross-examination at specified public hearings. Effective immediately.

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Roll Calls

2017-04-07 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 104 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2017-04-20SenateReferred to Assignments
2017-04-20SenateFirst Reading
2017-04-20SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Bill Cunningham
2017-04-20SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
2017-04-20SenateArrive in Senate
2017-04-07HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jeanne M Ives
2017-04-07HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 104-000-001
2017-03-23HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-23HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-22HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-21HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 40
2017-03-21HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Environment; 015-000-000
2017-03-21HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Adopted in Environment; by Voice Vote
2017-03-13HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Rules Refers to Environment
2017-03-09HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules Committee
2017-03-09HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Robert Rita
2017-03-07HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Environment
2017-02-28HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
2017-02-28HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Robert Rita
2017-02-22HouseAssigned to Environment
2017-02-09HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-02-09HouseFirst Reading
2017-02-09HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Robert Rita

Code Citations

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415539.2Amended CodeCitation Text

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