(415 ILCS 75/5)
(from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 985)
(a) Upon request by the Illinois Environmental Protection
Agency, the Department shall conduct an initial assessment for any location
designated as a Superfund Site. Such assessment shall be initiated within 60 days of the request.
(c) If, as a result of the initial assessment, the Department determines
that a public health problem related to exposure to hazardous substances
may exist in a community located near a designated site, the
Department shall conduct a comprehensive health study to assess the full
relationship, if any, between such threat or potential threat and possible
exposure to hazardous substances at the designated site.
(Source: P.A. 100-103, eff. 8-11-17; 100-621, eff. 7-20-18.)