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 Bill Status of HB4545  95th General Assembly


Short Description:  STORMWATER MANAGEMENT

House Sponsors
Rep. Aaron Schock - Michael K. Smith - Mike Bost

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. David Koehler )

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

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
55 ILCS 5/5-1062.2


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Counties Code. Provides that the county board may adopt a schedule of fees to mitigate the effects of stormwater runoff (instead of increased stormwater runoff resulting from new development). Provides that the county board shall provide for a credit or reduction in fees for certain stormwater facilities regardless of whether the developer was required to construct the facility. Provides that developers are exempt from the fees if the new development satisfied onsite retention or detention pursuant to any other local ordinance addressing erosion, sediment, or stormwater control and certain Illinois Environmental Protection Agency regulations at the time of the dedication of public infrastructure. Effective immediately.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
55 ILCS 5/5-1062.2
Adds reference to:
55 ILCS 5/5-1062.3 new

Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Provides that Peoria County may establish a stormwater management planning committee. Provides that the county board may adopt a schedule of fees as may be necessary to mitigate the effects of stormwater runoff. Provides that the county board may levy a property tax of not more than 0.20% of the value, as equalized or assessed by the Department of Revenue, of all taxable property in the county for the purpose of the development, design, planning, construction, operation, and maintenance of stormwater facilities. Contains other provisions. Effective immediately.

House Committee Amendment No. 2
Provides that there is no rulemaking authority under the amendatory Act, but that the Governor may suggest rules by filing them with the General Assembly and requesting that the General Assembly authorize such rulemaking by law, enact the suggested rules into law, or take other appropriate action in the General Assembly's discretion.

Senate Committee Amendment No. 1
Adds reference to:
New Act
55 ILCS 85/4from Ch. 34, par. 7004
55 ILCS 85/5from Ch. 34, par. 7005

Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Reinserts the engrossed bill with changes. Creates the Illinois Rural Economic Development and Tourism Stimulus Act. Provides that counties may create certain special taxation districts for the purpose of utilizing economic incentives currently available under State law. Contains provisions regarding governance, powers, and finances of the special taxation districts. Amends the Counties Code. Provides that Peoria County may establish a stormwater management planning committee. Provides that a home rule municipality may opt out of the Section pertaining to the planning committee by a majority vote of that municipality's governing body. Deletes the "no rulemaking" provision. Amends the County Economic Development Project Area Property Tax Allocation Act. Provides that the corporate authorities of Peoria County may, by ordinance, propose the establishment of an economic development project and fix a time for a public hearing. Provides that any ordinance adopted by Peoria County approving an economic development plan shall contain specific findings. Provides that, on July 1, 2009 the authority granted to counties to establish economic development project areas and to adopt property tax allocation financing shall expire. Contains other provisions. Effective immediately.

Senate Floor Amendment No. 2
Adds reference to:
55 ILCS 5/5-1006.5

Further amends the Counties Code. Provides that the county board of any county may impose a special county retailers' occupation tax for public facility purposes. Provides that the tax must be approved by referendum.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/18/2008HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Aaron Schock
  1/18/2008HouseFirst Reading
  1/18/2008HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/25/2008HouseAssigned to Local Government Committee
  3/5/2008HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Local Government Committee
  3/5/2008HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Local Government Committee
  3/5/2008HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Local Government Committee; by Voice Vote
  3/5/2008HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Adopted in Local Government Committee; by Voice Vote
  3/5/2008HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Local Government Committee; 006-003-000
  3/6/2008HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/8/2008HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/8/2008HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/16/2008HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 072-043-000
  4/16/2008SenateArrive in Senate
  4/16/2008SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading April 17, 2008
  4/16/2008SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. David Koehler
  4/17/2008SenateFirst Reading
  4/17/2008SenateReferred to Rules
  5/15/2008SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 22, 2008; Substantive House Bills Out of Committee
  5/22/2008SenateAssigned to Local Government
  5/22/2008SenateRule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2008
  5/23/2008SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. David Koehler
  5/23/2008SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules
  5/27/2008SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Local Government
  5/28/2008SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
  5/28/2008SenateDo Pass as Amended Local Government; 007-000-001
  5/28/2008SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 28, 2008
  5/28/2008SenateSecond Reading
  5/28/2008SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 29, 2008
  5/28/2008SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Secretary by Sen. David Koehler
  5/28/2008SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules
  5/29/2008SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Rules Refers to Local Government
  5/30/2008SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Recommend Do Adopt Local Government; 007-000-000
  5/30/2008SenateRecalled to Second Reading
  5/30/2008SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Adopted; Koehler
  5/30/2008SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading
  5/30/2008SenateThird Reading - Passed; 041-014-001
  5/30/2008HouseArrived in House
  5/30/2008HousePlaced on Calendar Order of Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 1,2
  5/31/2008HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael K. Smith
  5/31/2008HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Bost
  5/31/2008HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion Filed Concur Rep. Aaron Schock
  5/31/2008HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Motion Filed Concur Rep. Aaron Schock
  5/31/2008HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Referred to Rules Committee
  5/31/2008HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 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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