Bill Status of SB2696 93rd General Assembly
Short Description: DRILLNG OPERATNS-COMPENSATION
Sen. J. Bradley Burzynski
(Rep. William B. Black)
| 1/11/2005||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Drilling Operations Act. Adds the production and storage of methane gas to the definition of "drilling operations". Defines "agricultural production". Provides that the notice to the owner include a statement advising the surface owner that he or she may have a right to damages and advising the surface owner to seek legal counsel. Provides that a surface owner shall be entitled to reasonable compensation from the operator for damages to agricultural production and income caused by the drilling of a new well or by subsequent productions on the property. Provides that a surface owner shall be entitled to compensation for the diminution in value, if any, of the surface lands and other property after completion of the surface disturbance, the cost of repair of personal property, and lost use of and access to the surface owner's land. Effective immediately.
Senate Committee Amendment No. 1
Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Drilling Operations Act. Makes a technical change in the Section concerning the short title.
Senate Floor Amendment No. 2
|Adds reference to: |
|765 ILCS 530/3.5 new|
Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Drilling Operations Act. Requires the Department of Natural Resources to prepare an information pamphlet concerning a property owner's rights releasing to drilling operations and the laws pertaining to those rights. Provides that the Department of Natural Resources shall provide the drilling operator with a copy of the pamphlet at the time that the operator is given a permit to perform the drilling operations. Provides that, in addition to the notice, the operator shall give the surface owner the pamphlet informing the owner of the law and the owner's rights concerning the drilling operations.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/4/2004||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. J. Bradley Burzynski|| 2/4/2004||Senate||First Reading|| 2/4/2004||Senate||Referred to Rules|| 2/10/2004||Senate||Assigned to Agriculture & Conservation|| 2/24/2004||Senate||Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. J. Bradley Burzynski|| 2/24/2004||Senate||Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules|| 2/24/2004||Senate||Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Agriculture & Conservation|| 2/25/2004||Senate||Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted|| 2/25/2004||Senate||Do Pass as Amended Agriculture & Conservation; 009-000-000|| 2/25/2004||Senate||Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading February 26, 2004|| 3/22/2004||Senate||Senate Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Secretary by Sen. J. Bradley Burzynski|| 3/22/2004||Senate||Senate Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules|| 3/23/2004||Senate||Senate Floor Amendment No. 2 Rules Refers to Agriculture & Conservation|| 3/24/2004||Senate||Senate Floor Amendment No. 2 Be Adopted Agriculture & Conservation; 008-000-000|| 3/24/2004||Senate||Second Reading|| 3/24/2004||Senate||Senate Floor Amendment No. 2 Adopted; Burzynski|| 3/24/2004||Senate||Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 25, 2004|| 3/25/2004||Senate||Third Reading - Passed; 051-002-000|| 3/26/2004||House||Arrived in House|| 3/26/2004||House||Placed on Calendar Order of First Reading|| 3/31/2004||House||Chief House Sponsor Rep. William B. Black|| 3/31/2004||House||First Reading|| 3/31/2004||House||Referred to Rules Committee|| 1/11/2005||Senate||Session Sine Die|