Bill Status of HB0230  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  UTILITY-COLLECTION NOTICE

House Sponsors
Rep. Sam Yingling

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/27/2021HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
220 ILCS 5/8-209.5 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Service Obligations and Conditions Article of the Public Utilities Act. Requires a public utility to make a good faith effort to provide notice to a consumer through email or U.S. mail before assigning an account to a collection agency for non-payment of an outstanding bill. Effective January 1, 2022.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/22/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Sam Yingling
  1/29/2021HouseFirst Reading
  1/29/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/23/2021HouseAssigned to Public Utilities Committee
  3/16/2021HouseTo Utilities Subcommittee
  3/27/2021HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee