BUILDING REQUIREMENTS COMM
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Creates the Illinois Building Commission Act. Creates an
11-member advisory commission. Allows the Commission to suggest
resolutions for conflicts between State agencies or a State agency and
other entities concerning the agency's building requirements. Provides
that the Commission shall review building requirement amendments and
proposed legislation for conflicting requirements to current law.
Requires the Commission to suggest a standard form for requesting
compliance alternatives and modifications of State building
requirements, to forward all compliance alternative requests to the
appropriate State agency for action, and to suggest procedures and
formats for appeals of State agency decisions. Provides that the
Commission shall suggest a long-term plan to improve the
administration and enforcement of State building requirements.
Requires the Commission to submit an annual report to the Governor and
the General Assembly. Requires the report to be available to the
public. Provides that the Commission members shall appoint members to
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Adds reference to:
20 ILCS 605/46.69 new
Allows the Commission to appoint non-members to subcommittees.
Provides that the Commission shall submit suggestions on ways the
Department of Commerce and Community Affairs could create a
consolidated clearinghouse of all information concerning all existing
State building requirements to the Department. Provides that the
Department of Public Health shall assist the Commission in carrying
out its functions and responsibility by providing administrative and
staff support. Requires the Commission to advise the Department of
its budgetary and staff needs. Amends the Civil Administrative Code
of Illinois. Provides that the Department of Commerce and Community
Affairs shall establish a consolidated clearinghouse on information
concerning all State building requirements after receiving the
recommendations from the Commission. Requires the Department to
assist the public in determining which State building requirements
apply to any specified project.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Provides that reimbursement of the Commission members shall be
consistent with the rules of the Governor's Travel Control Board
rather than the Illinois Department of Central Management Services
rules, as approved by the Governor's Travel Control Board.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE (DCCA)
SB 428 fails to create a State mandate.
FISCAL NOTE (Dept. of Public Health)
Fiscal implication will be approximately $175,000 annually.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0269
Last action date: 97-07-30
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 2
END OF INQUIRY
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