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 Bill Status of SB1559  95th General Assembly


Senate Sponsors
Sen. Michael W. Frerichs, Gary G. Dahl and Gary Forby

House Sponsors
(Rep. Naomi D. Jakobsson)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2009SenateSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
20 ILCS 689/10
20 ILCS 689/15
20 ILCS 689/15-b new
20 ILCS 689/20
20 ILCS 689/20-a new
30 ILCS 105/5.675 new
30 ILCS 105/6z-70 new
35 ILCS 105/3-5from Ch. 120, par. 439.3-5
35 ILCS 110/3-5from Ch. 120, par. 439.33-5
35 ILCS 115/3-5from Ch. 120, par. 439.103-5
35 ILCS 120/2-5from Ch. 120, par. 441-5

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Renewable Fuels Development Program Act. Requires the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity to establish and administer the Illinois Corn Grain to Fuel Research Consortium Assistance Program. Sets forth the purposes and conditions for the grant program. Sets forth the amounts of the grants. Specifies how these grant funds shall be allocated. Sets forth certain limitations on spending on the various Program grants. Amends the State Finance Act to create the Renewable Fuels Development Program Fund as a special fund in the State treasury to fund these grant programs. Sets forth certain conditions for the operation of this Fund. Provides for certain annual payments from the General Revenue Fund to the Renewable Fuels Development Program Fund. Amends the Use Tax Act, the Service Use Tax Act, the Service Occupation Tax Act, and the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act. Exempts from taxation under the Acts, that part of the selling price of motor fuel or gasohol that exceeds $2.50 per gallon. Makes other changes. Effective July 1, 2007.

Senate Floor Amendment No. 1
Provides that the amount transferred each month from the General Revenue Fund to the Renewable Fuels Development Program Fund is 1/12th of $25,000,000 (instead of 1/12th of $250,000,000).

DateChamber Action
  2/9/2007SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Michael W. Frerichs
  2/9/2007SenateFirst Reading
  2/9/2007SenateReferred to Rules
  2/21/2007SenateAssigned to Agriculture and Conservation
  3/1/2007SenatePostponed - Agriculture and Conservation
  3/7/2007SenateDo Pass Agriculture and Conservation; 007-000-000
  3/7/2007SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 8, 2007
  3/9/2007SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Michael W. Frerichs
  3/9/2007SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules
  3/15/2007SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Gary G. Dahl
  3/20/2007SenateSecond Reading
  3/20/2007SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 21, 2007
  3/21/2007SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Agriculture and Conservation
  3/22/2007SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommend Do Adopt Agriculture and Conservation; 006-000-000
  3/30/2007SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2007
  4/20/2007SenateRecalled to Second Reading
  4/20/2007SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted; Frerichs
  4/20/2007SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading
  4/20/2007SenateThird Reading - Passed; 058-000-000
  4/23/2007HouseArrived in House
  4/23/2007HousePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  4/23/2007HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Naomi D. Jakobsson
  4/24/2007HouseFirst Reading
  4/24/2007HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  4/30/2007HouseAssigned to Executive Committee
  5/9/2007SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Gary Forby
  5/18/2007HouseCommittee Deadline Extended-Rule 9(b) May 25, 2007
  5/25/2007HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2007
  5/31/2007HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/13/2009SenateSession Sine Die

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