Bill Status of HB5616  99th General Assembly

Short Description:  NOXIOUS WEED LAW

House Sponsors
Rep. Jerry Costello, II and Brian W. Stewart

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/10/2017HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
505 ILCS 100/7from Ch. 5, par. 957

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Noxious Weed Law. Provides that the governing body of each county may (previously was "shall") carry out the duties and responsibilities vested in it under the Act with respect to land under its jurisdiction in accordance with rules prescribed by the Department of Agriculture. Provides that those duties may (previously was "shall") include the establishment, under the general direction of the governing body of each county, of a coordinated program for control and eradication of noxious weeds within the county. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/9/2016HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Jerry Costello, II
  2/9/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Brian W. Stewart
  2/10/2016HouseFirst Reading
  2/10/2016HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/10/2017HouseSession Sine Die