|Public Act 096-0323
||LRB096 09076 JDS 19217 b
AN ACT concerning State government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Alternate Fuels Act is amended by adding
Section 23 as follows:
(415 ILCS 120/23 new)
Alternate Fuels Commission.
(a) The Alternate Fuels Commission is established within
the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity. The
Commission shall investigate and recommend strategies that the
Governor and the General Assembly may implement to promote the
use of alternate fuels and biodiesel fuels and to encourage the
use of vehicles that utilize alternate fuels and biodiesel
fuels. The Commission shall also identify mechanisms that
promote research into alternate fuels and biodiesel fuels.
(b) The Commission shall identify mechanisms that promote
effective communication and coordination of efforts between
this State and local governments, private industry, and
institutes of higher education concerning the investigation,
research into, and promotion of alternate fuels and biodiesel
(c) The Commission may also review and recommend changes to
any State regulation that may hinder the use, research, and