State of Illinois
2011 and 2012


Introduced 2/18/2011, by Rep. Tom Cross


415 ILCS 120/20

    Amends the Alternate Fuels Act. Makes a technical change to a Section concerning the rules.

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1    AN ACT concerning safety.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 5. The Alternate Fuels Act is amended by changing
5Section 20 as follows:
6    (415 ILCS 120/20)
7    Sec. 20. Rules. Rules implementing Section 30 of this Act
8shall include, but are not limited to, calculation of fuel cost
9differential rebates and and designation of acceptable
10conversion and OEM technologies.
11    In designating acceptable conversion or OEM technologies,
12the Agency shall favor, when available, technology that is in
13compliance with the federal Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990
14and applicable implementing federal regulations. Conversion
15and OEM technologies that demonstrate emission reduction
16capabilities that meet or exceed emission standards applicable
17for the vehicle's model year and weight class shall be
18acceptable. Standards requiring proper installation of
19approved conversion technologies shall be included in the
20recommended rules.
21    Notwithstanding the above, engines used in alternate fuel
22vehicles greater than 8500 pounds GVWR, whether new or
23remanufactured, shall meet the appropriate United States



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1Environmental Protection Agency emissions standards at the
2time of manufacture, and if converted, shall meet the standards
3in effect at the time of conversion.
4(Source: P.A. 90-726, eff. 8-7-98; 91-798, eff. 7-9-00.)