Bill Status of SB1469 98th General Assembly
Short Description: WIND ENERGY FACILITY CONSTRUCT
Sen. John M. Sullivan
| 1/13/2015||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Wind Energy Facilities Construction and Deconstruction Act. Requires an operator of a commercial wind energy facility on land owned by another to enter into an agricultural impact mitigation agreement with the Department of Agriculture. Provides that the operator is responsible for deconstruction of a wind energy facility. Requires the filing of a deconstruction plan detailing the cost of deconstruction per turbine. Provides that the plan must be prepared by an independent third party. Requires the Commerce Commission to require performance bonds for deconstruction. Authorizes rulemaking. Effective immediately.
Senate Committee Amendment No. 1
Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Reinserts the introduced bill with changes. Removes language that provides that the Illinois Commerce Commission may evaluate and make advisory recommendations concerning deconstruction of a commercial wind operator's sited or permitted commercial wind energy facility. Makes other changes. Effective immediately.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/6/2013||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. John M. Sullivan|| 2/6/2013||Senate||First Reading|| 2/6/2013||Senate||Referred to Assignments|| 2/14/2013||Senate||Assigned to Energy|| 3/12/2013||Senate||Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. John M. Sullivan|| 3/12/2013||Senate||Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments|| 3/13/2013||Senate||Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Energy|| 3/14/2013||Senate||Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted|| 3/14/2013||Senate||Do Pass as Amended Energy; 016-000-000|| 3/14/2013||Senate||Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 19, 2013|| 4/15/2013||Senate||Senate Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Secretary by Sen. John M. Sullivan|| 4/15/2013||Senate||Senate Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Assignments|| 4/17/2013||Senate||Senate Floor Amendment No. 2 Assignments Refers to Energy|| 4/18/2013||Senate||Senate Floor Amendment No. 2 Postponed - Energy|| 4/23/2013||Senate||Senate Floor Amendment No. 3 Filed with Secretary by Sen. John M. Sullivan|| 4/23/2013||Senate||Senate Floor Amendment No. 3 Referred to Assignments|| 4/30/2013||Senate||Senate Floor Amendment No. 3 Assignments Refers to Energy|| 4/30/2013||Senate||Re-referred to Assignments|| 8/9/2013||Senate||Senate Floor Amendment No. 2 Re-referred to Assignments; 3-9(b)|| 8/9/2013||Senate||Senate Floor Amendment No. 3 Re-referred to Assignments; 3-9(b)|| 1/13/2015||Senate||Session Sine Die|