(20 ILCS 685/1) (from Ch. 127, par. 47.21)
    Sec. 1. The Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity is authorized, with the consent in writing of the Governor, to acquire and accept by gift, grant, purchase, or in the manner provided for the exercise of the right of eminent domain under the Eminent Domain Act, the fee simple title or such lesser interest as may be desired to any and all lands, buildings and grounds, including lands, buildings and grounds already devoted to public use, required for construction, maintenance and operation of a high energy BEV Particle Accelerator by the United States Atomic Energy Commission, and for such other supporting land and facilities as may be required or useful for such construction, and to take whatever action may be necessary or desirable in connection with such acquisition or in connection with preparing the property acquired for transfer as provided in Section 3.
(Source: P.A. 94-793, eff. 5-19-06; 94-1055, eff. 1-1-07.)