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 Bill Status of HB3733  95th General Assembly


Short Description:  UTILITIES-CLEAN COAL PROGRAM

House Sponsors
Rep. Roger L. Eddy - Mike Bost - Dan Reitz - Gary Hannig, Ron Stephens, Sandra M. Pihos, Shane Cultra, John E. Bradley, Patrick J Verschoore, Kurt M. Granberg, Brandon W. Phelps, Thomas Holbrook, Patricia R. Bellock, Elizabeth Coulson and Jil Tracy

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Susan Garrett - Michael Noland - Gary Forby)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2009HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
220 ILCS 5/2-204 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Public Utilities Act. Provides that it is the goal of the State that by January 1, 2015, 10% of the energy used in the State shall be derived from coal gasification or other clean coal technologies. Provides that by March 1, 2015, the Illinois Commerce Commission shall: (i) review the amount of energy derived from goal gasification by utilities under its jurisdiction; (ii) prepare a report concerning the findings of the review that creates future goals; and (iii) adopt rules to implement policies that are consistent with the future goals. Effective immediately.

House Floor Amendment No. 1
Deletes a provision requiring the Illinois Commerce Commission to adopt rules to implement policies that are consistent with provisions concerning clean coal technologies by March 1, 2015.

Senate Committee Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
220 ILCS 5/2-204 new
Adds reference to:
20 ILCS 3855/1-37 new

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Illinois Power Agency Act. Provides that it is the goal of the State that by January 1, 2015, 10% of the energy used in the State shall be derived from coal gasification or other clean coal technologies. Provides that by March 1, 2015, the Illinois Power Agency shall: (i) review the amount of energy derived from coal gasification by utilities under its jurisdiction; (ii) prepare a report concerning the findings of the review that creates future goals; and (iii) adopt rules to implement policies that are consistent with the future goals. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/27/2007HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Roger L. Eddy
  2/28/2007HouseFirst Reading
  2/28/2007HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/1/2007HouseAssigned to Public Utilities Committee
  3/13/2007HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Public Utilities Committee; 013-000-000
  3/14/2007HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/15/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Bost
  3/15/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Dan Reitz
  3/15/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Gary Hannig
  3/15/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Kurt M. Granberg
  3/19/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Ron Stephens
  3/19/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sandra M. Pihos
  3/19/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Shane Cultra
  3/19/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sandy Cole
  3/28/2007HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Roger L. Eddy
  3/28/2007HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/16/2007HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 003-000-000
  4/18/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John E. Bradley
  4/18/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Patrick J Verschoore
  4/18/2007HouseRemove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Kurt M. Granberg
  4/18/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kurt M. Granberg
  4/19/2007HouseRemoved Co-Sponsor Rep. Sandy Cole
  4/24/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Brandon W. Phelps
  4/25/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas Holbrook
  4/27/2007HouseThird Reading/Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 3, 2007
  5/3/2007HouseThird Reading/Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 10, 2007
  5/10/2007HouseThird Reading/Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 18, 2007
  5/17/2007HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  5/17/2007HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted by Voice Vote
  5/17/2007HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  5/18/2007HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 112-000-000
  5/18/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Patricia R. Bellock
  5/18/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Coulson
  5/18/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jil Tracy
  5/18/2007HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 25, 2007
  5/22/2007SenateArrive in Senate
  5/22/2007SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading May 23, 2007
  3/12/2008SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Susan Garrett
  3/19/2008SenateFirst Reading
  3/19/2008SenateReferred to Rules
  4/17/2008SenateAssigned to Environment and Energy
  5/8/2008SenateHeld in Environment and Energy
  5/13/2008SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Susan Garrett
  5/13/2008SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules
  5/13/2008SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Environment and Energy
  5/14/2008SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
  5/14/2008SenateDo Pass as Amended Environment and Energy; 008-000-000
  5/14/2008SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 15, 2008
  5/15/2008SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Michael Noland
  5/15/2008SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Gary Forby
  5/15/2008SenateSecond Reading
  5/15/2008SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 20, 2008
  5/20/2008SenateThird Reading - Passed; 058-000-000
  5/21/2008HouseArrived in House
  5/21/2008HousePlaced on Calendar Order of Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 1
  5/28/2008HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion Filed Concur Rep. Roger L. Eddy
  5/28/2008HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Referred to Rules Committee
  7/1/2008HouseRule 19(b) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/13/2009HouseSession Sine Die

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