093_HB2846 LRB093 09603 BDD 09841 b 1 AN ACT concerning counties. 2 Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, 3 represented in the General Assembly: 4 Section 5. The Counties Code is amended by adding 5 Section 5-1062.2 as follows: 6 (55 ILCS 5/5-1062.2 new) 7 Sec. 5-1062.2. Sediment and erosion control program. In 8 accordance with the EPA Phase II requirements for development 9 of sediment and erosion control regulations and 10 post-construction run-off control, the county board of each 11 county may adopt, implement, and enforce a sediment and 12 erosion control program to mitigate the effects of increased 13 stormwater run-off due to new development or redevelopment 14 within the county. Additionally, the county may adopt a 15 schedule of fees as necessary to mitigate the effects of 16 increased stormwater runoff. The fees may not exceed the cost 17 of satisfying the on-site stormwater retention or detention 18 requirements of the adopted stormwater management plan. The 19 fees shall be held in a separate fund and may be used only to 20 adopt, implement, and enforce the sediment and erosion 21 control program. 22 Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon 23 becoming law.