Synopsis As Introduced Amends the Illinois Renewable Fuels Development Program Act. Authorizes the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity to award, in excess of the annual aggregate grant total, up to $1,000,000 to a grant applicant who installs incorporating water recycling technology in the renewable fuels plant. Effective immediately.
House Committee Amendment No. 1 Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Reinserts House Bill 5978 as introduced with the following changes: makes the maximum additional award $4,000,000 per grant and requires that each applicant install advanced technologies for water usage, carbon footprint reductions, and other blending improvements designed to optimize processes at the applicant's renewable fuels facility. Effective immediately.