Public Act 093-0313
Public Act 93-0313 of the 93rd General Assembly
Public Act 93-0313
HB1250 Enrolled LRB093 07687 AMC 07869 b
AN ACT relating to facility planning areas.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
Section 1. Short title. This Act may be cited as the
Facility Planning Area Rules Act.
Section 5. Definitions. For the purposes of this Act:
"Facility planning area" means an area as defined in
paragraph 2.33 of the Illinois Water Quality Management Plan.
"Resource protection plan" is any plan adopted by a
public agency that includes goals, policies, strategies, and
procedures for preserving key farmland, natural areas,
cultural resources, or aquatic resources.
Section 10. Rules. Within one year of the enactment of
this Act, the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency shall
propose rules related to facilities planning that take into
account the findings and recommendations of (1) its Facility
Planning Area Stakeholder Group and (2) studies of the
facilities planning area program, including those findings
and recommendations related to: nonpoint source pollution
management, construction site runoff, urban runoff,
consistency with antidegradation regulations, alternatives
analysis, interagency coordination, alternative dispute
resolution, and consistency with local, county, and regional
land use plans and resource protection plans.
Section 90. Repealer. This Act is repealed on January
Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon