Bill Sponsors: IL HB1455 | 2015-2016 | 99th General Assembly

Bill Title: Amends the Electronic Products Recycling and Reuse Act. Provides that a manufacturer may count the total weight of a cathode ray tube device, prior to processing, towards its goal under this Section if all recyclable components are removed from the device and the cathode ray tube glass is managed in a manner that complies with all Illinois Environmental Protection Agency regulations for handling, treatment, and disposition of cathode ray tubes. Provides that, for specified categories of electronic devices, each manufacturer shall recycle or reuse at least 80% (was at least 50%) of the total weight of the electronic devices that the manufacturer sold in that category in Illinois during the calendar year 2 years before the applicable program year. Provides that a registered recycler or a refurbisher of CEDs and EEDs for a manufacturer obligated to meet goals may not charge individual consumers or units of local government acting as collectors a fee to recycle or refurbish CEDs and EEDs, unless the recycler or refurbisher provides (i) a financial incentive, such as a coupon, that is of greater or equal value to the fee being charged or (ii) premium service, such as curbside collection, home pick-up, drop-off locations, or a similar methods of collection. Provides that, in program year 2015, and each year thereafter, if the total weight of CEDs and EEDs recycled or processed for reuse by the manufacturer is less than 100% of the manufacturer's individual recycling or reuse goal set forth in a specified provision of the Act, the manufacturer shall pay a penalty equal to the product of (i) $0.70 per pound; multiplied by (ii) the difference between the manufacturer's individual recycling or reuse goal and the total weight of CEDs and EEDs recycled or processed for reuse by the manufacturer during the program year. Effective immediately.

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 14-7)

Status: (Passed) 2015-07-10 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 99-0013 [HB1455 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]

Sponsors

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Representative Emily McAsey [D]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-085FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Grant Wehrli [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-041FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative David Leitch [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-073FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Dan Brady [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-105FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Carol Sente [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-059FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Lawrence Walsh [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-086FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Elaine Nekritz [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-057FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Michael Tryon [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-066FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Margo McDermed [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-037FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Frances Hurley [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-035FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Laura Fine [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-009FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
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