90th General Assembly
Summary of SB0140
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EPA-LOCAL SITING-MUNIC PARTIC                                              

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends  the  Environmental  Protection  Act  to  provide  that  a      
   governing authority of a municipality contiguous to  a  proposed  site      
   for  a  pollution  control facility or contiguous to a municipality in      
   which a proposed site is located shall be notified of  an  application      
   for location approval for the facility and may participate in a public      
   hearing concerning the application. Effective immediately.                  
        SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2.                                                
        Deletes the requirement that an applicant for local siting appro-      
   val provide notice of an application to the governing authority of          
   every municipality contiguous to the proposed site or contiguous to         
   the municipality in which the proposed site is to be located. Requires      
   notice of a public hearing on local siting to be provided no later          
   than 14 days before the hearing to contiguous municipalities and to         
   the county board of a county where the site is to be located if the         
   proposed site is located in a municipality. Allows representatives of       
   the county board of a county in which a proposed site is to be locat-       
   ed, if the proposed site is located within a municipality, to partici-      
   pate in the public hearing. Changes effective date to January 1, 1998.      
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0217

   Last action date: 97-07-25

           Location: Senate

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   1


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