Bill Status of HB4511  93rd General Assembly

Short Description:  EPA-ALTERNATE FUELS

House Sponsors
Rep. Dan Reitz - Brandon W. Phelps - William J. Grunloh - Lisa M. Dugan, John E. Bradley and Naomi D. Jakobsson

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/11/2005HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
415 ILCS 120/10
415 ILCS 120/30
415 ILCS 120/31

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Alternate Fuels Act. Provides that beginning July 1, 2004, owners of vehicles using domestic renewable fuel are eligible to apply for a fuel cost differential rebate. Provides that biodiesel blended fuel facilities may be included in the Alternate Fuel Infrastructure Program administered by the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity. Provides that "alternate fuel" includes, among other fuels, "80% bio-based methanol" (instead of "bio-based methanol"), fuels that are 80% (instead of 70%) derived from biomass, and hydrogen fuel. Provides that "domestic renewable fuel" includes, among other fuels, "80% bio-based methanol" (instead of "bio-based methanol") and 20% biodiesel fuel (instead of "fuels derived from bio mass"). Makes other changes. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/3/2004HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Dan Reitz
  2/3/2004HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Brandon W. Phelps
  2/3/2004HouseFirst Reading
  2/3/2004HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/24/2004HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. William J. Grunloh
  2/24/2004HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Lisa M. Dugan
  3/3/2004HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John E. Bradley
  3/30/2004HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Naomi D. Jakobsson
  1/11/2005HouseSession Sine Die