Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Pollution Prevention Act to make a technical
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Adds reference to:
415 ILCS 5/22.15
Replaces the title and everything after the enacting clause.
Amends the Environmental Protection Act to limit the use of the local
fee, tax, or surcharge imposed by a unit of local government on the
transfer or disposal of solid waste to certain environment-related
purposes. Provides that the fee, tax, or surcharge on transferred
waste may not exceed 52% of the total fees, taxes, or surcharges
imposed on that waste. Provides that if the disposal of waste at a
landfill is subject to a fee imposed by a unit of local government,
the maximum fee authorized on the transfer of waste to that landfill
may not exceed 46% (48% in underlying bill) of the total fees
authorized for the transfer and disposal of the waste. Prohibits the
imposition of the local fee, tax, or surcharge on waste transferred to
a landfill that is owned by a unit of local government and is
operational on the effective date of this amendatory Act of 1997.
Deletes the provision allowing units of local government to enter into
intergovernmental agreements to share the fees, taxes, or surcharges.
Adds immediate effective date.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Provides that units of local government may not impose a fee,
tax, or surcharge on waste transferred to a landfill subject to a
disposal agreement with a Municipal Joint Action Agency. Specifies
that certain landfills are exempt from the local fee, tax, or
surcharge if the landfill is permitted on the effective date of this
Last action on Bill: THIRD READING - LOST 029-026-000
Last action date: 97-05-16
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 2
END OF INQUIRY
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