Bill Status of SB2480 100th General Assembly
Short Description: HAZARDOUS MATERIALS WORKFORCE
Sen. Michael E. Hastings
|Labor Hearing Feb 28 2018 10:30AM Capitol 212 Springfield, IL |
| 2/7/2018||Senate||Assigned to Labor|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Illinois Hazardous Materials Workforce Training Act. Provides that the Environmental Protection Agency shall develop by rule a curriculum of approved advanced safety training for workers at high hazard facilities. Provides that an owner or operator, when contracting for the performance of construction work at the stationary source, shall require that its contractors and any subcontractors use a skilled and trained workforce to perform all onsite work within an apprenticeable occupation in the building and construction trades. Provides a penalty for violation of the Act. Creates the Illinois Hazardous Materials Workforce Training Fund as a special fund in the State treasury. Makes corresponding changes in the State Finance Act. Effective immediately.