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Full Text of HB1370  103rd General Assembly




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1    AN ACT concerning safety.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 1. References to Act. This Act may be referred to
5as the Large Event Recycling and Composting Law.
6    Section 5. The Solid Waste Planning and Recycling Act is
7amended by adding Section 10.2 as follows:
8    (415 ILCS 15/10.2 new)
9    Sec. 10.2. Event facilities.
10    (a) On and after January 1, 2025, an owner or operator of
11an event facility that has a maximum legal capacity or
12occupancy of at least 3,500 persons shall provide for (i) the
13recycling of items, including, but not limited to, glass,
14aluminum cans, cardboard, paper, and plastic beverage cups or
15bottles that are generated at a public meeting or public event
16held at the event facility, (ii) the transfer of these
17recyclable materials to a recycling center for processing, and
18(iii) the composting of organic waste, which shall be
19collected separate from the collection of recyclable
21    (b) In this Section, "event facility" means a structure
22for holding public meetings or public events, including, but



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1not limited to, baseball games, football games, hockey games,
2automobile races, or other musical, dramatic, artistic,
3social, and athletic events. "Event facility" includes a
4convention center. "Event facility" does not include school