Bill Sponsors: IL HB0691 | 2021-2022 | 102nd General Assembly

Bill Title: Amends the Petroleum Equipment Contractors Licensing Act. Provides that, if a corporation or business entity does not have evidence of current registration, such as a Secretary of State issued Certificate of Good Standing, the Office of the State Fire Marshal has the authority to deny or revoke the license of such a corporation or business entity. Provides that a lapsed license may not be reinstated until an application (rather than a written application) is filed. Removes language providing that, if a license or certificate is lost, a duplicate shall be issued upon payment of the required fee. Removes language providing that licensees shall be subject to disciplinary action for being a habitual drunk or having a habitual addiction to the use of morphine, cocaine, controlled substances, or other habit-forming drugs. Allows the Office of the State Fire Marshal to adopt rules to permit the issuance of citations for certain violations of the Act or the rules adopted under the Act. Amends the Regulatory Sunset Act. Extends the repeal date of the Petroleum Equipment Contractors Licensing Act from January 1, 2022 to January 1, 2032. Effective January 1, 2022, except provisions amending the Regulatory Sunset Act take effect immediately.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 8-0)

Status: (Engrossed) 2022-05-10 - Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments [HB0691 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]

Sponsors

NameTypeSponsorshipDistrictFinancialEncyclopediaBiography
Representative Kathleen Willis [D]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-077FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Robert Peters [D]PrimarySponsored BillsSD-013FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator William Cunningham [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-018FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Melinda Bush [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-031FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Michael Hastings [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-019FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Laura Ellman [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-021FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Elgie Sims [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-017FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Jacqueline Collins [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-016FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart

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