Bill Status of HJR0056  101st General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Joyce Mason and Jonathan "Yoni" Pizer

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  5/23/2019HouseResolution Adopted

Synopsis As Introduced
Urges the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to consider the serious concerns of the residents of Lake County over the recent ethylene oxide emissions due to the environmental and public health threats it poses to the people of Illinois. Urges the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to conduct ambient air monitoring and testing in and around the two known facilities emitting or discharging ethylene oxide in Lake County. Urges the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency to take whatever actions possible to assist in the ambient air monitoring and protection of the public in regards to the environmental and health risks posed by ethylene oxide emissions in Lake County.

DateChamber Action
  4/2/2019HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Joyce Mason
  4/3/2019HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  4/9/2019HouseAssigned to Energy & Environment Committee
  4/30/2019HouseRecommends Be Adopted Energy & Environment Committee; 029-000-000
  5/2/2019HousePlaced on Calendar Order of Resolutions
  5/23/2019HouseResolution Adopted
  5/22/2020HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jonathan "Yoni" Pizer