Bill Status of HB4957 95th General Assembly
Short Description: ELECTRONIC SCRAP RECYCLE
Rep. Thomas Holbrook - Karen May
| 1/13/2009||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Electronic Scrap Recycling Act. Creates the Illinois Materials Management and Financing Commission to manage cost-efficient and environmentally sound State collection, transportation, and recycling of certain electronic devices. Contains provisions concerning a basic fee mechanism, restrictions on hazardous substances, fee reductions for certain manufacturers, self-recycling, retailer responsibilities, program operational standards, State government procurement, and relation to federal law. Amends the Environmental Protection Act concerning e-scrap in landfills. Contains other provisions. Effective immediately, except some provisions are operative beginning January 1, 2009.