|Public Act 097-0241|
|HB0166 Enrolled||LRB097 02894 NHT 42918 b|
AN ACT concerning education.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
This Act may be cited as the
Education Green Jobs and Technology Act.
In this Act:
"Community college" means a public community college in
"Green jobs" means jobs in which green technology is
employed and may include the occupation codes identified as
green jobs by the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics and
any codes identified as green jobs by the Illinois Department
of Labor and the Department of Commerce and Economic
"Green technology" means technology that (i) promotes
clean energy, renewable energy, or energy efficiency, (ii)
reduces greenhouse gases or carbon emissions, or (iii) involves
the invention, design, and application of chemical products and
processes to eliminate the use and generation of hazardous
"State university" means a public university in this State.
Collaboration; promotion of industry.