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 Bill Status of SB1823  96th General Assembly


Short Description:  IL ENERGY TO JOBS ACT

Senate Sponsors
Sen. James F. Clayborne, Jr. - Iris Y. Martinez, Kirk W. Dillard and Kyle McCarter

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/12/2011SenateSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act
20 ILCS 3855/1-10
20 ILCS 3855/1-21
20 ILCS 3855/1-80
220 ILCS 5/4-105 new
220 ILCS 5/8-406from Ch. 111 2/3, par. 8-406
220 ILCS 5/9-220from Ch. 111 2/3, par. 9-220
20 ILCS 655/5.5from Ch. 67 1/2, par. 609.1
20 ILCS 805/805-15was 20 ILCS 805/63a37
20 ILCS 2705/2705-20 new
20 ILCS 2905/2from Ch. 127 1/2, par. 2
35 ILCS 5/218 new
35 ILCS 105/3-5from Ch. 120, par. 439.3-5
35 ILCS 110/3-5from Ch. 120, par. 439.33-5
35 ILCS 115/3-5from Ch. 120, par. 439.103-5
35 ILCS 120/2-5from Ch. 120, par. 441-5
35 ILCS 200/10-203 new
415 ILCS 5/28.7 new
735 ILCS 30/5-5-5
735 ILCS 30/15-5-5


Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Illinois Energy to Jobs Act. Creates the Carbon Capture and Sequestration Legislation Commission to make a report to the General Assembly by December 31, 2010 concerning specified legislation. Amends the Illinois Power Agency Act to make changes concerning the Resource Development Bureau. Amends the Illinois Power Agency Act to allow the Agency to acquire by eminent domain permanent easements for the distribution, transportation, and storage of CO2. Allows the Agency to lease those easements to energy facilities. Amends the Illinois Power Agency Act and Public Utilities Act to make changes concerning the prudency of supply contracts. Amends the State Fire Marshal Act, the Environmental Protection Act, the Illinois Power Agency Act, and the Public Utilities Act to provide that there shall be processes for expediting the issuance of permits and licenses for projects at energy facilities. Deletes language concerning a moratorium on the construction of nuclear power plants. Amends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Creates a credit equal to 10% of the amount spent during the taxable year on equipment purchased for use at an energy facility. Amends the Use Tax Act, the Service Use Tax Act, the Service Occupation Tax Act, and the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act. Restores specified tax exemptions beginning on the effective date of the amendatory Act. Amends (1) the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity Law concerning financial assistance, and (2) the Illinois Enterprise Free Zone Act concerning high impact businesses. Amends the Property Tax Code to add a provision concerning real property taxes at energy facilities. Amends the Eminent Domain Act to make conforming changes. Makes other changes. Contains a nonacceleration clause. Contains a severability clause. Effective July 1, 2009.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/20/2009SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. James F. Clayborne, Jr.
  2/20/2009SenateFirst Reading
  2/20/2009SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/25/2009SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Kirk W. Dillard
  3/4/2009SenateAssigned to Energy
  3/12/2009SenatePostponed - Energy
  3/13/2009SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 3, 2009
  3/18/2009SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Iris Y. Martinez
  3/25/2009SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. James F. Clayborne, Jr.
  3/25/2009SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  3/26/2009SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Kyle McCarter
  4/3/2009SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As April 30, 2009
  4/3/2009SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
  1/12/2011SenateSession Sine Die

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