(430 ILCS 15/3.5)
Underground Storage Tank Certification.
(a) For the purposes of this Section, "petroleum", "petroleum product",
substance", and "regulated substance" have the meanings ascribed to them
Subtitle I of the Hazardous and Solid Waste Amendments of 1984 (42 U.S.C.
6901 et seq.), as amended by the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act
1986 (42 U.S.C. Sec. 9601 et seq.). "Underground storage tank" has the meaning
ascribed to it in Section 4(e) of this Act.
(b) The Office of the State Fire Marshal shall certify either that all
tanks in a facility comply or that one or more tanks in the facility do
with the rules adopted by the Office of the State Fire Marshal. The Office of
Fire Marshal shall affix evidence of compliance or noncompliance to the
facility in which
the underground storage tank is located.
(c) Beginning December 22, 1998, no person, corporation, unit of local
government, firm, or
other business entity or political subdivision of the State shall knowingly
fill, or otherwise place any petroleum, petroleum product, hazardous substance,
regulated substance into any underground storage tank in a facility that:
(1) does not display evidence that its underground
(d) The Office of the State Fire Marshal shall adopt rules, which may
include emergency rules, for certification, evidence of
compliance or noncompliance, and expiration dates and
(Source: P.A. 90-662, eff. 7-30-98.)