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 Bill Status of SB0072  98th General Assembly


Short Description:  EPA-INDUSTRIAL HYGIENIST

Senate Sponsors
Sen. William R. Haine

House Sponsors
(Rep. Michael W. Tryon )

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  7/15/2013SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 98-0078

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
30 ILCS 105/5.380 rep.
225 ILCS 52/Act rep.
415 ILCS 5/17from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 1017
415 ILCS 5/22.2from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 1022.2
415 ILCS 5/22.8from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 1022.8
615 ILCS 5/14afrom Ch. 19, par. 61a


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the State Finance Act. Repeals the Industrial Hygiene Regulatory and Enforcement Fund. Repeals the Industrial Hygienists Licensure Act. Amends the Environmental Protection Act. Provides for the transfer of funds from the Industrial Hygiene Regulatory and Enforcement Fund to the Environmental Protection Permit and Inspection Fund. Provides that a community water supply that is exempt from regulation under the Public Water Supply Operations Act does not have to register a person who is in charge of the community water supply in order to be exempt from the Illinois Pollution Control Board's mandatory chlorination requirements. Recognizes Certified Industrial Hygienists certified by the American Board of Industrial Hygiene as environmental professionals who may, among other things, conduct Phase I and Phase II Environmental Audits. Amends the Rivers, Lakes, and Streams Act. Requires the Environmental Protection Agency to report on the water quality of Lake Michigan every 2 years or at the direction of the Governor (rather than every year or at the direction of the Governor). Effective immediately, except that the repeal of the Industrial Hygiene Regulatory and Enforcement Fund takes place on January 1, 2014.

Senate Committee Amendment No. 1
Adds reference to:
225 ILCS 207/20
410 ILCS 45/11.1from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 1311.1
415 ILCS 60/19.3

Amends the Commercial and Public Building Asbestos Abatement Act, the Lead Poisoning Prevention Act, and the Illinois Pesticide Act. Provides that certain requirements that may be satisfied by an industrial hygienist licensed pursuant to the Industrial Hygienists Licensure Act (to be repealed by this amendatory Act) may instead be satisfied by a Certified Industrial Hygienist certified by the American Board of Industrial Hygiene.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/16/2013SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. William R. Haine
  1/16/2013SenateFirst Reading
  1/16/2013SenateReferred to Assignments
  1/30/2013SenateAssigned to Environment
  3/1/2013SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. William R. Haine
  3/1/2013SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  3/6/2013SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Environment
  3/7/2013SenatePostponed - Environment
  3/14/2013SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
  3/14/2013SenateDo Pass as Amended Environment; 007-000-001
  3/14/2013SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 19, 2013
  3/21/2013SenateSecond Reading
  3/21/2013SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 10, 2013
  4/11/2013SenateThird Reading - Passed; 049-000-000
  4/11/2013HouseArrived in House
  4/11/2013HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Michael W. Tryon
  4/11/2013HouseFirst Reading
  4/11/2013HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  4/24/2013HouseAssigned to Environment
  4/30/2013HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Environment; 015-000-000
  5/1/2013HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  5/2/2013HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  5/2/2013HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  5/3/2013HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 112-000-000
  5/3/2013SenatePassed Both Houses
  5/31/2013SenateSent to the Governor
  7/15/2013SenateGovernor Approved
  7/15/2013SenateEffective Date July 15, 2013
  7/15/2013SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 98-0078

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