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Full Text of HB2816  95th General Assembly



State of Illinois
2007 and 2008


Introduced 2/26/2007, by Rep. Tom Cross


415 ILCS 120/20

    Amends the Alternate Fuels Act. Makes a technical change to a Section concerning the rules.

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1     AN ACT concerning safety.
2     Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3 represented in the General Assembly:
4     Section 5. The Alternate Fuels Act is amended by changing
5 Section 20 as follows:
6     (415 ILCS 120/20)
7     Sec. 20. Rules. Rules implementing Section 30 of this Act
8 shall include, but are not limited to, calculation of fuel cost
9 differential rebates and and designation of acceptable
10 conversion and OEM technologies.
11     In designating acceptable conversion or OEM technologies,
12 the Agency shall favor, when available, technology that is in
13 compliance with the federal Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990
14 and applicable implementing federal regulations. Conversion
15 and OEM technologies that demonstrate emission reduction
16 capabilities that meet or exceed emission standards applicable
17 for the vehicle's model year and weight class shall be
18 acceptable. Standards requiring proper installation of
19 approved conversion technologies shall be included in the
20 recommended rules.
21     Notwithstanding the above, engines used in alternate fuel
22 vehicles greater than 8500 pounds GVWR, whether new or
23 remanufactured, shall meet the appropriate United States



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1 Environmental Protection Agency emissions standards at the
2 time of manufacture, and if converted, shall meet the standards
3 in effect at the time of conversion.
4 (Source: P.A. 90-726, eff. 8-7-98; 91-798, eff. 7-9-00.)