Fire Protection

Filed: 3/4/2008





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2     AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend House Bill 4645 on page 2, by
3 replacing lines 10 and 11 with the following:
4     "(d) Notwithstanding any other rulemaking authority that
5 may exist, neither the Governor nor any agency or agency head
6 under the jurisdiction of the Governor has any authority to
7 make or promulgate rules to implement or enforce the provisions
8 of this amendatory Act of the 95th General Assembly. If,
9 however, the Governor believes that rules are necessary to
10 implement or enforce the provisions of this amendatory Act of
11 the 95th General Assembly, the Governor may suggest rules to
12 the General Assembly by filing them with the Clerk of the House
13 and the Secretary of the Senate and by requesting that the
14 General Assembly authorize such rulemaking by law, enact those
15 suggested rules into law, or take any other appropriate action
16 in the General Assembly's discretion. Nothing contained in this
17 amendatory Act of the 95th General Assembly shall be



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1 interpreted to grant rulemaking authority under any other
2 Illinois statute where such authority is not otherwise
3 explicitly given. For the purposes of this subsection, "rules"
4 is given the meaning contained in Section 1-70 of the Illinois
5 Administrative Procedure Act, and "agency" and "agency head"
6 are given the meanings contained in Sections 1-20 and 1-25 of
7 the Illinois Administrative Procedure Act to the extent that
8 such definitions apply to agencies or agency heads under the
9 jurisdiction of the Governor.".