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 Bill Status of HB2896  97th General Assembly


Short Description:  POWER AGENCY-RENEWABLE ENERGY

House Sponsors
Rep. Dave Winters

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Don Harmon )

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
20 ILCS 3855/1-10


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Power Agency Act. Provides that the definition of "renewable energy resources" includes synthetic gas created by the plasma gasification of waste, densified fuel pellets made from waste material that does not include materials resulting from the handling, processing, storage, and consumption of food, and fuel produced by pyrolysis of organic or waste material from a municipality. Effective immediately.

House Floor Amendment No. 3
Provides that "clean coal facility" may also mean an electric generating facility that uses synthetic gas created by the gasification of waste, densified fuel pellets made from waste material that includes materials processed through mechanical segregation, magnets, eddy currents, or optical sorters, or fuel produced by pyrolysis of organic or waste material from a municipality. Removes changes to the definition of "renewable energy resources".

Senate Committee Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
20 ILCS 3855/1-10
Adds reference to:
20 ILCS 3855/1-1

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Illinois Power Agency Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/22/2011HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Dave Winters
  2/23/2011HouseFirst Reading
  2/23/2011HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/28/2011HouseAssigned to Public Utilities Committee
  3/15/2011HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Public Utilities Committee; 024-000-000
  3/16/2011HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/8/2011HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Dave Winters
  4/8/2011HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/11/2011HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Public Utilities Committee
  4/13/2011HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Dave Winters
  4/13/2011HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/13/2011HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 3 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Dave Winters
  4/13/2011HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 3 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/14/2011HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Rules Refers to Public Utilities Committee
  4/14/2011HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 3 Rules Refers to Public Utilities Committee
  4/14/2011HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Recommends Be Adopted Public Utilities Committee; 024-000-000
  4/14/2011HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 3 Recommends Be Adopted Public Utilities Committee; 024-000-000
  4/14/2011HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/14/2011HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  4/15/2011HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Withdrawn by Rep. Dave Winters
  4/15/2011HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 3 Adopted by Voice Vote
  4/15/2011HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/15/2011HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 108-000-000
  4/15/2011HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 40
  4/22/2011SenateArrive in Senate
  4/22/2011SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading May 3, 2011
  5/3/2011SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Don Harmon
  5/4/2011SenateFirst Reading
  5/4/2011SenateReferred to Assignments
  5/5/2011SenateAssigned to Energy
  5/12/2011SenatePostponed - Energy
  5/13/2011SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
  5/2/2012SenateRe-assigned to Executive
  5/4/2012SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 25, 2012
  5/9/2012SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Don Harmon
  5/9/2012SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  5/9/2012SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Executive
  5/9/2012SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
  5/9/2012SenateDo Pass as Amended Executive; 008-004-000
  5/9/2012SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 10, 2012
  5/10/2012SenateSecond Reading
  5/10/2012SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 15, 2012
  5/25/2012SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2012
  7/1/2012SenatePursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

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