91st General Assembly
Summary of HB3972
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Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Creates the Empowerment  Zone  and  Enterprise  Community  School      
   Facility  Act.  Provides that the Department of Commerce and Community      
   Affairs and the  University  of  Illinois'  Urban  School  Improvement      
   Program  shall  implement  an EZ/EC program to develop and demonstrate      
   mechanisms to attract federal resources and private sector investments      
   to administer the program and  support  the  repair,  renovation,  and      
   improvement   of   school  buildings  and  facilities  in  communities      
   designated under federal law or regulations as Empowerment  Zones  and      
   Enterprise Communities.  Specifies types of demonstration methods that      
   employ  federal  EZ/EC  incentives  to  leverage private investment in      
   support of improving school buildings and  facilities.   Provides  for      
   implementation  of  the  EZ/EC  program in conjunction with schools in      
   communities located in  Chicago,  East  St.  Louis,  and  Springfield.      
   Effective immediately.                                                      
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: 01-01-09

           Location: House

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   0


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