HWY CD-DOT-LAND INTEREST
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Highway Code. Provides that if the
Department of Transportation obtains an interest in any land, right,
or other property and must comply with the provisions of the Land and
Water Conservation Fund Act of 1965, the Historic Bridge Program, the
National Historic Preservation Act, the Interagency Wetland Policy Act
of 1989, or the Illinois State Agency Historic Resources Preservation
Act, it may, with the written approval of the Governor and concurrence
of the grantee, convey its title or interest to another governmental
agency, a not-for-profit organization, or a private conservation
organization that will use the land, right, or property for purposes
consistent with the appropriate law. Provides that the Department may
retain rights to protect the public interest. Effective immediately.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Removes a private conservation organization from the list of en-
tities to which the Department of Transportation may convey its title
or interest in land, right, or other property.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Provides that except as provided in the provisions concerning the
Department of Transportation first offering property to the person
from whom the property was acquired before making any disposition of
the property, the Department may convey its title or interest.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0573
Last action date: 98-02-06
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 1
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