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 Bill Status of HB5831 General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. André Thapedi

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
65 ILCS 5/Art. 11 Div. 15.3 heading
65 ILCS 5/11-15.3-5 new
65 ILCS 5/11-15.3-10 new
65 ILCS 5/11-15.3-15 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Wind Farm Division of the Illinois Municipal Code. Changes the name of the Division to the Alternative Energy and Storage Division. Allows a municipality to own and operate a photovoltaic generation farm, energy storage facility, or biomass-fired combined heat and power plant that directly or indirectly reduces the energy or other operating costs of the municipality. Allows a municipality to ask for the assistance of any State agency in obtaining financing options for such operations. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  9/8/2020HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. André Thapedi
  11/10/2020HouseFirst Reading
  11/10/2020HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die

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