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 Bill Status of HB5939  98th General Assembly


Short Description:  COAL AND COKE REGULATION

House Sponsors
Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie - Marcus C. Evans, Jr. - Ann Williams - Elgie R. Sims, Jr. - Cynthia Soto, Al Riley, Naomi D. Jakobsson, Linda Chapa LaVia, William Davis, Emanuel Chris Welch, Elizabeth Hernandez, Elaine Nekritz, Laura Fine, Robyn Gabel, Robert F. Martwick, Daniel J. Burke, Scott Drury, La Shawn K. Ford, Kelly M. Cassidy, Esther Golar, Keith Farnham, Luis Arroyo, Sam Yingling, Arthur Turner, Monique D. Davis, Deborah Conroy, Michelle Mussman, Martin J. Moylan, Camille Y. Lilly, Kathleen Willis, Jehan A. Gordon-Booth, Kelly Burke, Frances Ann Hurley, Sara Feigenholtz, Maria Antonia Berrios, Christian L. Mitchell, Kenneth Dunkin, Jaime M. Andrade, Jr., Lou Lang, Natalie A. Manley, Mary E. Flowers and Stephanie A. Kifowit

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  12/3/2014HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
415 ILCS 5/Tit. XVIII heading new
415 ILCS 5/59 new
415 ILCS 5/59.1 new
415 ILCS 5/59.2 new
415 ILCS 5/59.3 new
415 ILCS 5/59.4 new
415 ILCS 5/59.5 new
415 ILCS 5/59.6 new
415 ILCS 5/59.7 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Environmental Protection Act. Creates a new Title in the Act concerning the regulation of coal and coke storage, processing, and transloading. Provides for minimum setbacks for coal and coke facilities, sets limits for quantities of fugitive dust permitted from facilities, establishes specified requirements for storage of coal and coke products, requires permits for construction and operation of facilities, regulates the loading and unloading, paving, and cleaning of facilities. Requires monitoring and testing, record keeping, and reporting to the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/14/2014HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie
  2/14/2014HouseFirst Reading
  2/14/2014HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/19/2014HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
  2/19/2014HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Ann Williams
  2/21/2014HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Elgie R. Sims, Jr.
  2/26/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Al Riley
  2/26/2014HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Cynthia Soto
  2/26/2014HouseChief Co-Sponsor Changed to Rep. Cynthia Soto
  2/26/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Naomi D. Jakobsson
  2/26/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
  2/26/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. William Davis
  3/3/2014HouseAssigned to Environment
  3/4/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
  3/5/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
  3/5/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Elaine Nekritz
  3/5/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Laura Fine
  3/5/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robyn Gabel
  3/5/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert F. Martwick
  3/5/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel J. Burke
  3/5/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Scott Drury
  3/5/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
  3/5/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
  3/5/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Esther Golar
  3/6/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Keith Farnham
  3/6/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Luis Arroyo
  3/6/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sam Yingling
  3/6/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Arthur Turner
  3/6/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Monique D. Davis
  3/6/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Deborah Conroy
  3/6/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michelle Mussman
  3/6/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Martin J. Moylan
  3/19/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
  3/19/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kathleen Willis
  3/19/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jehan A. Gordon-Booth
  3/19/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly Burke
  3/19/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Frances Ann Hurley
  3/19/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
  3/20/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Maria Antonia Berrios
  3/20/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Derrick Smith
  3/20/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Christian L. Mitchell
  3/20/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kenneth Dunkin
  3/21/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jaime M. Andrade, Jr.
  3/24/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lou Lang
  3/26/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Natalie A. Manley
  3/27/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary E. Flowers
  3/27/2014HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Stephanie A. Kifowit
  3/28/2014HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  4/8/2014HouseRemoved Co-Sponsor Rep. Derrick Smith
  12/3/2014HouseSession Sine Die

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