(415 ILCS 5/55.2)
(from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 1055.2)
(a) Not later than July 1, 1990, the Agency shall propose
regulations which prescribe standards for the storage, disposal, processing
and transportation of used and waste tires.
(b) Not later than one year after the receipt of the Agency's proposed
regulations, the Board shall adopt, pursuant to Sections 27 and 28 of this
Act, regulations which are consistent with the provisions of this Title.
These regulations shall, at a minimum, specify: recordkeeping and reporting
requirements; criteria for minimizing the danger of tire fires, including
dimensions for piling tires and minimum aisle spacing; financial assurance
criteria; and criteria for distinguishing storage from disposal. In
addition, such regulations shall prohibit the use of pesticides as an
ongoing means of demonstrating compliance with this Title.
(b-5) Not later than 6 months after the effective date of this amendatory Act of the 98th General Assembly, the Agency shall propose, and, not later than 9 months after receipt of the Agency's proposal, the Board shall adopt, revisions to the rules adopted under this Title that are necessary to conform those rules to the requirements of this Title, including, but not limited to, revisions to those rules that are necessary to implement the changes made to this Act by this amendatory Act of the 98th General Assembly.
(c) In adopting regulations under this Section, the Board may impose
different requirements for different categories of used or waste tire
storage, disposal, transport, and processing.
(d) Nothing in this Section shall be construed as limiting the general
authority of the Board to promulgate regulations pursuant to Title VII of this Act.
(Source: P.A. 98-656, eff. 6-19-14.)