Bill Status of HB1792 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: FINANCE-CONSERVATION FUNDS
Rep. Dave Vella - Tim Butler, Kelly M. Cassidy, Anne Stava-Murray, Will Guzzardi, Deb Conroy, Michael Halpin, Robyn Gabel, Maurice A. West, II, Lindsey LaPointe, Daniel Didech, Terra Costa Howard, Joyce Mason, Mike Murphy, Kelly M. Burke and Bob Morgan
| 3/27/2021||House||Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Illinois Partners for Nutrient Loss Reduction Act. Provides legislative findings. Amends the State Finance Act. Provides that moneys in the Partners for Conservation Fund and the Partners for Conservation Projects Fund may be used to implement the State's Nutrient Loss Reduction Strategy, including funding for specified needs. Provides that the State Comptroller shall automatically transfer moneys to the Partners for Conservation Fund through June 30, 2027 (currently, 2021). Specifies the amount of moneys transferred to the Fund from 2022 through 2027 (currently, only for 2021). Specifies amounts and uses for moneys to be used by the Fund through specified years. Provides specified amounts to be transferred from the General Revenue Fund into the Partners for Conservation Fund for each year of 2022 through 2027. Provides that for years 2022 through 2027 funding from the Partners for Conservation Fund shall be provided to the Environmental Protection Agency, the Department of Agriculture, and the Department of Natural Resources annually in specified amounts and for specified uses. Effective immediately.