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AN ACT concerning State government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
This Act may be cited as the
Mechanical Insulation Energy and Safety Assessment Act.
The General Assembly
finds that the State has an interest in decreasing the carbon
footprint of publicly owned buildings. The General Assembly
also finds that it is the public policy of this State to ensure
that all Illinois residents can use publicly owned buildings
for employment, educational purposes, and social services,
free from harmful mold and bacteria. This Act is created in
recognition of the important role that mechanical insulation
plays in lowering operating expenses, reducing energy loss,
and decreasing emissions.
As used in this Act:
"Board" means the Capital Development Board.
"Mechanical insulation" means insulation materials,
facings, and accessory products that are applied to mechanical
systems including piping, equipment, vessels, HVAC, boilers,
and other similar equipment including maintenance on cooling
system piping for corrosion of equipment.