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AN ACT concerning local government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Illinois Municipal Code is amended by adding
Section 11-42-15 as follows:
(65 ILCS 5/11-42-15 new)
Wind energy systems.
generating wind devices other than those with a nameplate
generating capacity of less than 100 kilowatts that are used
primarily by an end user, a municipality may prohibit any
electric generating wind device from locating within its
corporate limits, provided that the regulation is not
inconsistent with another municipality's zoning regulation.
This Section shall apply only to electric generating wind
devices permitted after the effective date of this amendatory
Act of the 98th General Assembly.
This Act takes effect upon