Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Counties Code. Allows the county board of a county
served by the East-West Gateway Coordinating Council to authorize a
9-member stormwater management committee to develop, implement, and
administer an urban stormwater plan for watersheds in the county.
Allows the committee to enter into contracts and retain personnel.
Requires the committee to submit the stormwater management plan to the
Department of Natural Resources for review and non-binding
recommendations. Requires the committee to hold at least one public
hearing on the preliminary plan in each affected watershed and the
county seat. Allows the county board to establish rates and charges
for furnishing services. States that service charge fees shall not be
collected until the question of whether to collect the fees has been
submitted to the electors and approved by a majority of the voters.
Allows the county to issue revenue bonds. Preempts home rule powers.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes everything. Amends the Counties Code concerning
stormwater management in southwestern Illinois with a caption as the
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes everything. Amends the Counties Code. Creates the
Southwestern Illinois Stormwater Management Committee to study and
plan for stormwater management in southwestern Illinois. Provides
that committee members shall serve without compensation. Requires the
Committee to develop a stormwater management plan. Requires the
Committee to submit recommendations for the implementation of the
stormwater management plan on or before January 15, 1998. Requires the
Committee to hold at least one public meeting in each county during
the preparation of the stormwater management plan. Provides that the
Committee shall submit its plan to the Department of Natural Resources
for review and recommendations before recommending the adoption of the
plan. Allows the Committee to request, receive, and distribute
federal, State, and local grants. Allows the county boards to
prescribe reasonable rules to regulate stormwater runoff and enforce
stormwater management in unincorporated portions of the county.
Provides that the State may not require any unit of local government
to expend funds for stormwater purposes. Provides that the provisions
of this Section are severable. Effective immediately.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE (DCCA)
SB1120 fails to create a State mandate.
HOME RULE NOTE
SB 1120 fails to preempt home rule authority.
FISCAL NOTE (DCCA)
SB1120 imposes no additional requirements and does not have a
fiscal impact on units of local gov't.
HOME RULE NOTE
SB1120 fails to preempt home rule authority.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 7.
Deletes reference to:
55 ILCS 5/5-1062.2 new
Adds reference to:
55 ILCS 5/5-1096.1 new
65 ILCS 5/11-42-11.5 new
Deletes everything. Amends the Counties Code and the Municipal
Code. Provides that a fee shall not be imposed on a consumer for
delinquent payment for cable television services unless certain
conditions are met. Provides that if the conditions are met, a
delinquency fee that is not more than $5 shall be valid and
reasonable. Provides that if the conditions are met and if the
service provider sends an employee or contractor to a customer's
residence in order to collect payment or disconnect service, an
additional collection fee that is not more than $10 shall be valid and
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 8.
Adds reference to:
50 ILCS 750/2.08 from Ch. 134, par. 32.08
Amends the Emergency Telephone System Act to include certain
computer aided dispatch systems within the scope of the term
"sophisticated system". Effective immediately.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 3 SENATE - 1
END OF INQUIRY
Full Text Bill Status