HIGHWAY COMM AUTH-EASEMENTS
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Municipal Code to authorize a municipality or
water company (now a water company) to locate or change the source of
a water supply to a point not more than 60 (now 20) miles beyond the
municipality's corporate limits. Provides that a municipality or
water company changing or locating its water supply may construct,
repair, or remove underground water pipes within any highway easement
with the permission of the highway authority or commissioner of the
township or road district. Amends the Illinois Highway Code.
Provides that State highway authorities and highway commissioners may
regulate the use of roads and their easements for constructing,
repairing, and removing underground gas, water, and sewer pipes and
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
Adds reference to:
Deletes everything. Amends the Illinois Municipal Code.
Authorizes a municipality or other entity (now a water company) to
locate or change the source of a public water supply as defined in the
Environmental Protection Act. Amends the Illinois Highway Code.
Provides that consent granted by the appropriate highway authority to
a municipality or other entity for the location, placement, or
construction of a public water supply under and alongside a highway or
road shall relieve that municipality or entity from obtaining the
approval of the owner of the fee over or under which the highway or
road is located for as long as the highway or road used for highway or
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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