|HB4135 Enrolled||LRB100 15276 RJF 30198 b|
AN ACT concerning State government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Flue Gas Desulfurization (FGD) Task Force
Act is amended by changing Section 10 as follows:
(20 ILCS 5120/10)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2019)
The FGD Task Force.
(a) The FGD Task Force is hereby created to increase the
amount of Illinois Basin coal use in generation units. The FGD
Task Force shall identify and evaluate the costs, benefits, and
barriers of new and modified FGD, or other post-combustion
sulfur dioxide emission control technologies, and other
capital improvements, that would be necessary for generation
units to comply with the sulfur dioxide National Ambient Air
Quality Standards (NAAQS) while improving the ability of those
generation units to meet the effluent limitation guidelines
(ELGs) for wastewater discharges and enhancing the
marketability of the generation units' FGD byproducts.
(b) The membership of the Task Force shall be as follows:
(1) Two members of the Senate appointed by the
President of the Senate.
(2) Two members of the Senate appointed by the Minority