Bill Text: IL HB3014 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly | Engrossed


Bill Title: Amends the Environmental Protection Act. Provides that beginning on July 1, 2017, it shall be unlawful for any person to knowingly place specified materials into a container intended for collection by a residential hauler for processing at a recycling center. Effective July 1, 2017.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)

Status: (Engrossed) 2017-09-28 - Rule 19(b) / Re-referred to Rules Committee [HB3014 Detail]

Download: Illinois-2017-HB3014-Engrossed.html



HB3014 EngrossedLRB100 09237 MJP 19393 b
1 AN ACT concerning safety.
2 Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4 Section 5. The Environmental Protection Act is amended by
5adding Section 52.3-15 as follows:
6 (415 ILCS 5/52.3-15 new)
7 Sec. 52.3-15. Unlawful materials for recycling. Beginning
8on July 1, 2017, it shall be unlawful for any person to
9knowingly place into a container intended for collection by a
10residential hauler for processing at a recycling center the
11following materials:
12 (1) household sharps;
13 (2) plastic bags, plastic sheets, plastic tarps, or
14 plastic wrap;
15 (3) polystyrene or Styrofoam;
16 (4) landscape waste;
17 (5) food scrap; and
18 (6) motor oil containers or other hazardous waste
19 containers.
20 Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect July 1,
212017.
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