Bill Status of HB1042  96th General Assembly


Short Description:  GREEN GOVERNMENT-GRANT

House Sponsors
Rep. Karen May - Keith Farnham - Fred Crespo - Mike Boland - Mike Fortner, Patricia R. Bellock, Michael W. Tryon and Sandy Cole

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Heather Steans - Jacqueline Y. Collins)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  7/24/2009HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0074

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act


Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Illinois Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Act. Provides that the Green Governments Coordinating Council shall be the State governmental body responsible for applying for and distributing any and all energy efficiency and conservation grant money pursuant to the federal Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007. Sets forth the duties of the Green Governments Coordinating Council with respect to those grant moneys. Effective immediately.

House Floor Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
New Act
Adds reference to:
20 ILCS 3954/20
20 ILCS 3954/35

Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Green Governments Illinois Act. Provides that the Council shall participate in the proposal review subgrant award processes conducted by the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity to distribute the portion of funds eligible for State government use under the federal Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007. Provides that a designee of the Governor shall also participate in these processes and that no subgrant may be awarded unless the Governorís designee first approves that subgrant. Changes the dates by which the Council must have completed various duties. Makes other technical changes.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/11/2009HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Karen May
  2/11/2009HouseFirst Reading
  2/11/2009HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/18/2009HouseAssigned to State Government Administration Committee
  2/19/2009HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Keith Farnham
  3/3/2009HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Fred Crespo
  3/11/2009HouseDo Pass / Short Debate State Government Administration Committee; 017-000-000
  3/12/2009HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/13/2009HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Karen May
  3/13/2009HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/23/2009HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/23/2009HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  4/1/2009HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 005-000-000
  4/1/2009HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted by Voice Vote
  4/1/2009HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/2/2009HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Boland
  4/2/2009HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Fortner
  4/2/2009HouseCo-Sponsor Rep. Patricia R. Bellock
  4/2/2009HouseCo-Sponsor Rep. Michael W. Tryon
  4/2/2009HouseCo-Sponsor Rep. Sandy Cole
  4/2/2009HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 117-000-000
  4/2/2009SenateArrive in Senate
  4/2/2009SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading April 21, 2009
  4/2/2009SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Heather Steans
  4/15/2009SenateFirst Reading
  4/15/2009SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/22/2009SenateAssigned to Environment
  4/29/2009SenateDo Pass Environment; 008-000-000
  4/29/2009SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 30, 2009
  5/12/2009SenateSecond Reading
  5/12/2009SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 13, 2009
  5/13/2009SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
  5/13/2009SenateThird Reading - Passed; 057-000-000
  5/13/2009HousePassed Both Houses
  6/11/2009HouseSent to the Governor
  7/24/2009HouseGovernor Approved
  7/24/2009HouseEffective Date July 24, 2009
  7/24/2009HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0074