IL SB2591 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-1)
Status: Introduced on February 7 2018 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-04-23 - Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 24, 2018
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Amends the Wind Energy Facilities Agricultural Impact Mitigation Act. Provides that the Act may be cited as the Renewable Energy Facilities Agricultural Impact Mitigation Act. Changes references in the Act from "commercial wind energy facility" to "commercial renewable energy facility". Provides that "commercial renewable energy facility" means a commercial wind energy facility or commercial solar energy facility. Defines "commercial solar energy facility". Provides that for commercial renewable energy facility owners of a commercial solar energy facility, the agricultural impact mitigation agreement shall be entered into prior to the commercial renewable energy facility owner making contact with a landowner seeking an underlying agreement for the development of a commercial solar energy facility. Makes conforming changes in the Counties Code and the Illinois Municipal Code. Effective immediately.

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Title

AGR-RENEWABLE ENERGY FACILITY

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2018-04-23SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 24, 2018
2018-04-23SenateSecond Reading
2018-04-16SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Mattie Hunter
2018-04-12SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 17, 2018
2018-04-12SenateDo Pass Energy and Public Utilities; 007-000-000
2018-02-20SenateAssigned to Energy and Public Utilities
2018-02-13SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Chapin Rose
2018-02-07SenateReferred to Assignments
2018-02-07SenateFirst Reading
2018-02-07SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Scott M. Bennett

Code Citations

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5051471Amended CodeCitation Text
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5555-12020Amended CodeCitation Text
65511-13-26Amended CodeCitation Text

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