IL SB2595 | 2023-2024 | 103rd General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 7-0)
Status: Introduced on October 18 2023 - 25% progression
Action: 2024-06-13 - Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Dave Syverson
Pending: Senate Assignments Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amends the Counties Code. Provides that a commercial wind energy facility, a commercial solar energy facility, or both may not be approved by a county within an unincorporated area of the county that is within a 3-mile radius surrounding a municipality unless both the county board and the city council of the municipality approve the facility, regardless of whether or not the municipality has adopted zoning ordinances or is regulating wind farms and electric-generating wind devices. Effective immediately.

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2024-06-13SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Dave Syverson
2024-02-06SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Craig Wilcox
2024-01-30SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Chapin Rose
2024-01-23SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Sally J. Turner
2024-01-19SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jil Tracy
2024-01-19SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Steve McClure
2023-10-18SenateReferred to Assignments
2023-10-18SenateFirst Reading
2023-10-18SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Sue Rezin

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5555-12020Amended CodeCitation Text

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