MADIGAN,MJ-MOFFITT-SMITH,MICHAEL-LEITCH-SLONE AND HANNIG.
LIVESTOCK FACLTY-LOCAL CONTROL
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Counties Code and the Livestock Management Facilities
Act. Provides that a new livestock management facility or livestock
waste handling facility of 500 or greater animal units may not begin
or continue construction or expansion or begin operation without
approval of the county board or municipal corporate authorities.
Makes this power of the county board an exception to the general
prohibition in the Counties Code against county regulation of land
used for agricultural purposes. Effective immediately.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Adds reference to:
110 ILCS 305/7h new
510 ILCS 77/12 new
Amends the University of Illinois Act. Provides that the Board
of Trustees of the University of Illinois shall direct the College of
Agriculture, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences to prepare a report
on the increase in large scale hog production facilities and the
effect of those facilities on navigable waterways and aquifers in
Illinois; on small family hog farmers in Illinois; and on grain
production, grain prices, and grain farmers in Illinois. Provides
that the report shall be completed no later than January 15, 1999.
Further amends the Livestock Management Facilities Act. Prohibits the
commencement of operation of new livestock management or waste
handling facilities of 500 or more animal units (and the commencement
of operation of the expanded portions of expanded facilities) during
FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 1 (Dept. of Agriculture)
There will be minimal impact.
STATE MANDATES ACT FISCAL NOTE, AMENDED
Fails to create a State mandate.
STATE MANDATES ACT FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 3
No change from previous mandates note.
FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 3 (Dpt. of Agriculture)
Total fiscal impact would be $520,000.
HOME RULE NOTE, H-AM 3
Contains no language preempting home rule authority.
STATE DEBT IMPACT NOTE, H-AM 3
HB 3165 does not change the State's debt authorization and will
not increase the level of State indebtedness.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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