(30 ILCS 105/6z-31)
Aggregate Operations Regulatory Fund; uses.
All fees and
penalties collected under the Surface-Mined Land
Conservation and Reclamation Act and deposited into the Aggregate Operations
Regulatory Fund, a special fund hereby created in the State treasury, shall be
annually appropriated to the Department of Mines and Minerals for the
implementation and enforcement of laws regulating aggregate mining operations
and rules adopted by the Department under those laws. The Department may
allocate some of these moneys for training required by regulation under Section
6.5 of the Surface-Mined Land Conservation and Reclamation Act. All earnings
on moneys in the Fund shall be deposited into the Fund.
(Source: P.A. 89-26, eff. 6-23-95; 89-626, eff. 8-9-96.)