(65 ILCS 5/11-90-7)
Continuation of certain powers derived from the
Capital City Railroad Relocation Authority.
(a) All of the statutory powers and duties that the Capital City Railroad
Relocation Authority had to implement the agreements that it entered into for
Useable Segment 3 (including but not limited to the power to acquire property
exchanged by the railroads for the railroad right-of-way acquired by the
Authority and to sell, transfer, exchange, or assign property as it deems
appropriate), which were transferred to the City of Springfield under Section
11-90-5 of this Code, shall continue in effect and may be exercised by the
City of Springfield until the City has completed the transactions it was
required to perform under Section 11-90-5, but only for the implementation of,
and subject to, those agreements.
(b) Once the City of Springfield has completed the transactions required to
perform the agreements referred to in subsection (a), its powers and duties
under this Section are terminated.
(c) All otherwise lawful actions taken before the effective date of this
Section in reliance on or pursuant to Section 11-90-5 or 11-90-6 of this Code
by any officer or agency of State government or of the City of Springfield or
by any other person or entity are hereby validated.
(d) This Section applies to all claims, civil actions, and proceedings
arising out of actions taken in reliance on or pursuant to Section 11-90-5 or
11-90-6 of this Code that are pending on or filed on or after the effective
date of this amendatory Act of the 91st General Assembly.
(Source: P.A. 91-786, eff. 6-9-00.)