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Full Text of SB0562  102nd General Assembly

SB0562 102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY

  
  

 


 
102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2021 and 2022
SB0562

 

Introduced 2/23/2021, by Sen. Laura Ellman

 

SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
 
415 ILCS 5/22.62 new

    Amends the Environmental Protection Act. Provides that the Agency may establish a take back program for local fire departments that use and store older firefighting foam made with perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances, also known as PFAS. Effective immediately.


LRB102 13474 CPF 18821 b

FISCAL NOTE ACT MAY APPLY

 

 

A BILL FOR

 

SB0562LRB102 13474 CPF 18821 b

1    AN ACT concerning safety.
 
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
 
4    Section 5. The Environmental Protection Act is amended by
5adding Section 22.62 as follows:
 
6    (415 ILCS 5/22.62 new)
7    Sec. 22.62. PFAS take back program. The Agency may
8establish a take back program for local fire departments that
9use and store older firefighting foam made with perfluoroalkyl
10and polyfluoroalkyl substances, also known as PFAS.
 
11    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
12becoming law.