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 Bill Status of SB2522  99th General Assembly


Senate Sponsors
Sen. Don Harmon

House Sponsors
(Rep. Christian L. Mitchell - Mike Fortner)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  7/8/2016SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 99-0536

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
20 ILCS 3855/1-70
20 ILCS 3855/1-75
20 ILCS 3855/1-80
20 ILCS 3855/1-125
30 ILCS 105/6z-75

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Power Agency Act. Makes establishment of the Resource Development Bureau discretionary, and makes related changes. Moves language providing that each year the Illinois Power Agency shall prepare a public report for the General Assembly and the Illinois Commerce Commission that shall include certain criteria associated with the procurement of renewable energy resources from under a provision concerning the renewable portfolio standard to a provision concerning Agency annual reports within the Act. In a provision concerning Agency annual reports: provides that the Agency shall report annually each February 15 (currently December 15) on the operations and transactions of the Agency; removes a provision regarding reporting the quantity, price, and rate of all renewable resources purchased under the electricity procurement plans for electric utilities; and provides that average quantity (rather than total quantity) be used for certain reporting criteria. Makes other changes. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/16/2016SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Don Harmon
  2/16/2016SenateFirst Reading
  2/16/2016SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/24/2016SenateAssigned to Energy and Public Utilities
  3/10/2016SenateDo Pass Energy and Public Utilities; 012-000-000
  3/10/2016SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 16, 2016
  3/16/2016SenateSecond Reading
  3/16/2016SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 17, 2016
  4/5/2016SenateThird Reading - Passed; 052-000-000
  4/5/2016HouseArrived in House
  4/5/2016HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Christian L. Mitchell
  4/5/2016HouseFirst Reading
  4/5/2016HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  5/9/2016HouseAssigned to Public Utilities Committee
  5/13/2016HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 27, 2016
  5/17/2016HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Public Utilities Committee; 011-000-000
  5/18/2016HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  5/19/2016HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  5/19/2016HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  5/19/2016HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Fortner
  5/25/2016HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 115-000-000
  5/25/2016SenatePassed Both Houses
  6/23/2016SenateSent to the Governor
  7/8/2016SenateGovernor Approved
  7/8/2016SenateEffective Date July 8, 2016
  7/8/2016SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 99-0536

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