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Full Text of SB2940  102nd General Assembly


Sen. Thomas Cullerton

Filed: 2/18/2022





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2    AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend Senate Bill 2940 on page 5,
3line 12, by replacing "electric motorcycles or" with "electric
4mopeds, electric off-highway vehicles, motorcycles or"; and
5on page 21, line 1, by replacing "Section 10" with "Sections 10
6and 27"; and
7on page 21, line 12, by replacing "electric motorcycles, or"
8with "electric mopeds, electric off-highway vehicles
9motorcycles, or"; and
10on page 21, immediately below line 24, by inserting the
12    "(415 ILCS 120/27)
13    Sec. 27. Electric vehicle rebate.
14    (a) Beginning July 1, 2022, and continuing as long as



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1funds are available, each person shall be eligible to apply
2for a rebate, in the amounts set forth below, following the
3purchase of an electric vehicle in Illinois. The Agency shall
4issue rebates consistent with the provisions of this Act and
5any implementing regulations adopted by the Agency. In no
6event shall a rebate amount exceed the purchase price of the
8        (1) Beginning July 1, 2022, a $4,000 rebate for the
9    purchase of an electric vehicle that is not an electric
10    motorcycle.
11        (2) Beginning July 1, 2026, a $2,000 rebate for the
12    purchase of an electric vehicle that is not an electric
13    motorcycle.
14        (3) Beginning July 1, 2028, a $1,000 rebate for the
15    purchase of an electric vehicle that is not an electric
16    motorcycle.
17        (4) Beginning July 1, 2022, a $1,500 rebate for the
18    purchase of an electric vehicle that is an electric
19    motorcycle.
20    (b) To be eligible to receive a rebate, a purchaser must:
21        (1) Reside in Illinois, both at the time the vehicle
22    was purchased and at the time the rebate is issued.
23        (2) Purchase an electric vehicle in Illinois on or
24    after July 1, 2022 and be the owner of the vehicle at the
25    time the rebate is issued. Rented or leased vehicles,
26    vehicles purchased from an out-of-state dealership, and



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1    vehicles delivered to or received by the purchaser
2    out-of-state are not eligible for a rebate under this Act.
3        (3) Apply for the rebate within 90 days after the
4    vehicle purchase date, and provide to the Agency proof of
5    residence, proof of vehicle ownership, and proof that the
6    vehicle was purchased in Illinois, including a copy of a
7    purchase agreement noting an Illinois seller. The
8    purchaser must notify the Agency of any changes in
9    residency or ownership of the vehicle that occur between
10    application for a rebate and issuance of a rebate.
11    (c) The Agency shall make available in application
12materials methods for purchasers to identify as low-income.
13The Agency shall prioritize the review of qualified
14applications from low-income purchasers and award rebates to
15qualified purchasers accordingly.
16    (d) The purchaser must retain ownership of the vehicle for
17a minimum of 12 consecutive months immediately after the
18vehicle purchase date. The purchaser must continue to reside
19in Illinois a covered area during that time frame and register
20the vehicle in Illinois during that time frame. Rebate
21recipients who fail to satisfy any of the above criteria will
22be required to reimburse the Agency all or part of the original
23rebate amount and shall notify the Agency within 60 days of
24failing to satisfy the criteria.
25    (e) Rebates administered under this Section shall be
26available for both new and used passenger electric vehicles.



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1    (f) A rebate administered under this Act may only be
2applied for and awarded one time per vehicle identification
3number. A rebate may only be applied for and awarded once per
4purchaser in any 10-year period.
5(Source: P.A. 102-662, eff. 9-15-21.)".