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 Bill Status of SB3327  98th General Assembly


Short Description:  FRACKING-SETBACK ADJUSTMENT

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Ira I. Silverstein, William Delgado and Heather A. Steans

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2015SenateSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
225 ILCS 732/1-25
225 ILCS 732/1-35


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Hydraulic Fracturing Regulatory Act. Changes the setback requirements throughout the Act. Provides that no compressors, dehydrators, condensate tanks, processing plants or stations, pumping stations, open waste pits, flares or critical oil, liquid natural gas or natural gas infrastructure shall be located closer than 1,500 feet to any residence, habitable structure, dwelling, non-residential place of business, place of assembly or place of worship, edge of the property line from any school, hospital, or licensed nursing home facility, nature preserve, State park, or a site on the Register of Land and Water Reserves. Provides that no Class II injection well for use in disposal of any hydraulic fracturing or fracturing wastewater, flowback, or produced water from any oil, liquid natural gas, or natural gas extraction processes shall be located within 10 miles, as measured by a straight line from the closest edge of the property to the closest edge of the Class II injection well site, of any nuclear power plant, uranium processing facility, high level radioactive waste storage facility, or low level radioactive waste storage facility. Applies all setback requirements to horizontal drilling with fracturing operations in addition to all high volume horizontal hydraulic fracturing operations.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/14/2014SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Ira I. Silverstein
  2/14/2014SenateFirst Reading
  2/14/2014SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/25/2014SenateAssigned to Energy
  3/27/2014SenateTo Subcommittee on Special Issues (EN)
  3/28/2014SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 11, 2014
  4/8/2014SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. William Delgado
  4/8/2014SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Heather A. Steans
  4/11/2014SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
  1/13/2015SenateSession Sine Die

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