JONES,SHIRLEY AND SAVIANO.
EPA-SOLID WASTE MANAGEMNT-TECH
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Environmental Protection Act to make a technical
change to a provision concerning the Solid Waste Management Fund.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Adds reference to:
30 ILCS 105/5.480 new
415 ILCS 5/21 from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 1021
415 ILCS 5/22.15a new
Amends the Environmental Protection Act and the State Finance
Act. Provides that the fee, tax, or surcharge imposed by a unit of
local government upon a solid waste disposal facility shall not be
utilized for the purchase of waste hauling equipment. Provides that
the total fee, tax, or surcharge shall not exceed $.45 (instead of
$.60) per cubic yard if more than 150,000 cubic yards of non-hazardous
solid waste is disposed of at the site, unless the owner or operator
weighs the quantity of the solid waste received with a device for
which certification has been obtained, in which case the fee shall not
exceed $.95 (instead of $1.27) per ton. Requires the Environmental
Protection Agency to assess and collect a fee from the owner or
operator of a sanitary landfill permitted to dispose of solid waste,
to be deposited into the Local Waste Reduction and Recycling Fund.
Pursuant to appropriation, requires all money in the Fund to be
distributed to units of local government on a per capita basis.
Requires the unit of local government to prepare and distribute to the
Agency a report that details spending plans for the money. Requires
the Department of Commerce and Community Affairs to make grants
available to units of local government. Deletes provisions
prohibiting a person from conducting an operation for the receipt
transfer, recycling, or other management of construction or demolition
debris without maintenance of load tickets and certain other
manifests. Requires a person who conducts generation, transportation,
or recycling of construction or demolition debris to maintain certain
identifying documentation for 3 years. Exempts certain facilities that
use construction debris for certain specified uses from the
documentation requirement. Provides that certain provisions concerning
maintenance of identifying documentation shall not apply to generation
or recycling of clean construction or demolition debris in certain
circumstances. The provisions concerning demolition debris are
effective immediately. The provisions concerning solid waste are
effective January 1, 1999.
FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 1 (Environmental Protection Agency)
Implementation would cost approximately $137,500.
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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