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Full Text of SB1267  100th General Assembly


Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.

Filed: 5/23/2017





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2    AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend Senate Bill 1267 by replacing
3everything after the enacting clause with the following:
4    "Section 1. Short title. This Act may be cited as the
5Railroad Supplier Diversity Act.
6    Section 5. Definitions. For purposes of this Act:
7    "Class I railroad" has the meaning assigned by regulations
8of the Surface Transportation Board (49 CFR Part 1201; General
9Instructions 1-1), as those regulations may be revised by the
10Board (including modifications in class thresholds based on the
11revenue deflator formula) from time to time.
12    "Commission" means the Illinois Commerce Commission.
13    Section 10. Reports. A Class I railroad company may, no
14later than April 15 of each year, submit to the Commission an
15annual report containing the information described in



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1subsections (b), (c), (d), and (e) of Section 5-117 of the
2Public Utilities Act and any other additional information by
3the railroad company, including, but not limited to, a national
4supplier diversity report. The Commission shall accept any
5reports submitted by a Class I railroad under this Section that
6contain as much State-specific data as possible.".