Bill Sponsors: IL SB2591 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly

Bill Title: 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.

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill

Status: (Passed) 2018-06-29 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0598 [SB2591 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]

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