Bill Status of HB5946 99th General Assembly
Short Description: ENVIRONMENT JUSTICE COMMISSION
Rep. Silvana Tabares, Linda Chapa LaVia, Martin J. Moylan, Emanuel Chris Welch, Michelle Mussman, Robyn Gabel, Carol Ammons, Camille Y. Lilly, Laura Fine, Sara Feigenholtz, Pamela Reaves-Harris, Elaine Nekritz, Stephanie A. Kifowit, Carol Sente and Elizabeth Hernandez
| 1/10/2017||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Environmental Justice Act. Provides that the Commission on Environmental Justice shall review any state implementation plan to comply with the United States Environmental Protection Agency Clean Power Plan and provide comments to the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency before submittal to the United States Environmental Protection Agency for approval and the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency shall respond to the comments and make modifications to the plan in response. Makes changes to the membership of the Commission. Effective immediately.