Synopsis As Introduced Amends the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Requires the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity to establish and maintain a program devoted to encouraging the rapid establishment of businesses and employers in business parks by developing standards for the development, location, and maintenance of business parks in the State and by certifying business parks that meet or exceed those standards. Requires the Department to advertise the business park certification program. Effective on January 1, 2006.
House Committee Amendment No. 1 Provides that the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity may, subject to appropriation (instead of "must"), establish, maintain, and advertise the office park certification program.
House Floor Amendment No. 2 Requires the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity to adopt rules concerning the business park certification program. Provides that a business park that has been established before the effective date of this amendatory Act may receive certification under the program.