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 Bill Status of SB2130  93rd General Assembly


Short Description:  WETLANDS PROTECTION ACT

Senate Sponsors
Sen. James F. Clayborne, Jr., Dale E. Risinger, Christine Radogno and Dale A. Righter

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/11/2005SenateSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act
30 ILCS 105/5.620 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Wetlands Protection Act. Provides that any person who intends to discharge dredged or fill material into a wetland, drain a wetland, or excavate a wetland resulting in more than incidental fallback may request a determination from the Environmental Protection Agency as to the existence, location, and surface area of any wetlands on or contiguous to the affected property. Provides for the classification of wetlands and provides different criteria for obtaining a permit for the regulated activity based on the classification. Creates the Illinois Wetlands Advisory Committee. Preempts home rule. Amends the State Finance Act to create the Wetlands Management Fund.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  11/19/2003SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. James F. Clayborne, Jr.
  11/19/2003SenateFirst Reading
  11/19/2003SenateReferred to Rules
  5/25/2004SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Dale E. Risinger
  5/25/2004SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Christine Radogno
  5/25/2004SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Dale A. Righter
  1/11/2005SenateSession Sine Die

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