EPA-LOCAL SITING-HOST AGRMTS
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Environmental Protection Act to prohibit the county
board of a county or governing body of a municipality from entering
into or negotiating a host agreement with a developer of a proposed
pollution control facility before the board or governing body has
rendered a local siting decision concerning the proposed facility.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Further amends the local siting review provisions of the
Environmental Protection Act. Replaces the prohibition against a host
agreement between a local siting applicant and a governing body of a
municipality or county board reviewing the application with the
requirement that any negotiations toward and terms of a host agreement
be disclosed in the record of local siting proceedings.
FISCAL NOTE (EPA)
SB 475 has no fiscal impact on EPA.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE (DCCA)
SB475, engrossed, fails to create a State mandate.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Requires the county board or governing body of a municipality and
the siting applicant to jointly prepare a written summary of the terms
and conditions of an oral host agreement entered into before a final
local siting decision has been made.
FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 1 (Pollution Control Bd.)
There will be no fiscal impact on this Dept.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 1 (DCCA)
SB 475 creates a "due process mandate" for which no reimburse-
ment by the State is required under the State Mandates Act.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0409
Last action date: 97-08-15
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 1
END OF INQUIRY
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