Bill Status of HB1729 9th General Assembly
Short Description: AIRPORTS-ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT
Rep. Rosemary Mulligan
| 1/8/2013||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Environmental Protection Act. Requires the Agency, in consultation with the Department of Public Health, to conduct a study describing the adverse environmental and human health impacts caused by runways and air traffic at Chicago O'Hare International Airport. Requires the Agency, when conducting this study, to pay particular attention to the impact of air pollution, noise pollution, the emission of gases and fluids by aircraft, and similar factors on the health of persons who live near Chicago O'Hare International Airport. Requires the Agency to deliver a written report of its findings to the General Assembly by no later than December 31, 2011. Effective immediately.