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Full Text of HB0404  97th General Assembly


Rep. Frank J. Mautino

Filed: 3/21/2012





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2    AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend House Bill 404, AS AMENDED,
3with reference to page and line numbers of House Amendment No.
41 as follows:
5by replacing line 26 on page 10 through line 16 on page 12 with
6the following:
7    "(e) Prior to recommending the plan to the county board,
8the stormwater management planning committee shall hold at
9least one public hearing thereon and shall afford interested
10persons an opportunity to be heard. The hearing shall be held
11in the county seat. Notice of the hearing shall be published at
12least once no less than 15 days in advance thereof in a
13newspaper of general circulation published in the county. The
14notice shall state the time and place of the hearing and the
15place where copies of the proposed plan will be accessible for
16examination by interested parties. If an affected municipality
17having a stormwater management plan adopted by ordinance wishes



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1to protest the proposed county plan provisions, it shall appear
2at the hearing and submit in writing specific proposals to the
3stormwater management planning committee. After consideration
4of the matters raised at the hearing, the committee may amend
5or approve the plan and recommend it to the county board for
7    The county board may enact the proposed plan by ordinance.
8If the proposals for modification of the plan made by an
9affected municipality having a stormwater management plan are
10not included in the proposed county plan, and the municipality
11affected by the plan opposes adoption of the county plan by
12resolution of its corporate authorities, approval of the county
13plan shall require an affirmative vote of at least two-thirds
14of the county board members present and voting. If the county
15board wishes to amend the county plan, it shall submit in
16writing specific proposals to the stormwater management
17planning committee. If the proposals are not approved by the
18committee, or are opposed by resolution of the corporate
19authorities of an affected municipality having a municipal
20stormwater management plan, amendment of the plan shall require
21an affirmative vote of at least two-thirds of the county board
22members present and voting.
23    (f) The county board may prescribe by ordinance reasonable
24rules and regulations for floodplain management and for
25governing the location, width, course and release rate of all
26stormwater runoff channels, streams and basins in the county,



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1in accordance with the adopted stormwater management plan.
2These rules and regulations shall, at a minimum, meet the
3standards for floodplain management established by the Office
4of Water Resources and the requirements of the Federal
5Emergency Management Agency for participation in the National
6Flood Insurance Program."; and
7on page 18, by deleting lines 12 through 14.