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 Bill Status of HB0937  95th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. William Davis - Robert Rita - David E. Miller - Kevin A. McCarthy - Michael Tryon, Daniel J. Burke, Thomas Holbrook, Angelo Saviano, Kurt M. Granberg, Patrick J Verschoore, Brandon W. Phelps and Richard T. Bradley

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. James T. Meeks - Debbie DeFrancesco Halvorson and Louis S. Viverito)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  8/13/2007HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 95-0131

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
415 ILCS 5/3.330was 415 ILCS 5/3.32

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Environmental Protection Act. Excludes certain wood-fired and biomass-fired boiler facilities, or portions thereof, from the definition of "pollution control facility". Effective immediately.

House Floor Amendment No. 1
Provides that certain sites or facilities used for wood combustion facilities (instead of wood or biomass boiler facilities) for energy recovery that accept and burn only wood material (instead of specified types of wood products and wood material) are not included in the definition of "pollution control facility".

 Fiscal Note, House Floor Amendment No. 1 (Illinois Environmental Protection Agency)
 HB 937 will not have any fiscal impact on the Illinois EPA since the Agency is not involved in the local sitting process.

DateChamber Action
  2/8/2007HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. William Davis
  2/8/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert Rita
  2/8/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. David E. Miller
  2/8/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Kevin A. McCarthy
  2/8/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael Tryon
  2/8/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel J. Burke
  2/8/2007HouseFirst Reading
  2/8/2007HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/15/2007HouseAssigned to Environment & Energy Committee
  2/16/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas Holbrook
  2/16/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Angelo Saviano
  2/16/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kurt M. Granberg
  2/16/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Patrick J Verschoore
  2/21/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Brandon W. Phelps
  2/22/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Richard T. Bradley
  2/22/2007HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Environment & Energy Committee; 019-000-001
  2/23/2007HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  2/23/2007HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. William Davis
  2/23/2007HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  2/27/2007HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Fiscal Note Filed as Amended
  3/6/2007HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 003-000-000
  3/13/2007HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/13/2007HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted by Voice Vote
  3/13/2007HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/21/2007HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 098-015-001
  3/22/2007SenateArrive in Senate
  3/22/2007SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading March 27, 2007
  3/22/2007SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Edward D. Maloney
  3/22/2007SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. James T. Meeks
  3/22/2007SenateAlternate Chief Sponsor Changed to Sen. James T. Meeks
  3/22/2007SenateFirst Reading
  3/22/2007SenateReferred to Rules
  3/29/2007SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Louis S. Viverito
  3/30/2007SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Debbie DeFrancesco Halvorson
  3/30/2007SenateAssigned to Environment and Energy
  4/19/2007SenateDo Pass Environment and Energy; 010-000-000
  4/19/2007SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 20, 2007
  5/15/2007SenateSecond Reading
  5/15/2007SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 16, 2007
  5/16/2007SenateThird Reading - Passed; 054-002-000
  5/16/2007HousePassed Both Houses
  6/14/2007HouseSent to the Governor
  8/13/2007HouseGovernor Approved
  8/13/2007HouseEffective Date August 13, 2007
  8/13/2007HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 95-0131

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