92nd General Assembly
Status of HB5728
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   New Act                                                                     
   30 ILCS 105/5.570 new                                                       

        Creates the Local Legacy Act.  Creates the Local Legacy Board and      
   establishes its membership, powers, and  duties.   Provides  that  the      
   Board  must  choose  a chairperson, adopt rules necessary to implement      
   the Act, and submit a report to the General Assembly and the  Governor      
   by  January  1,  2003 and every 2 years thereafter.  Creates the Local      
   Legacy Program to fund county-municipal partnerships for  the  purpose      
   of  inventorying  and protecting natural areas, farmland, and cultural      
   resources.  Requires counties interested in program funds  to  form  a      
   Local  Steering  Committee composed of county board members, municipal      
   officers, and local residents and provides  procedures  for  Committee      
   oversight  of  grant  requests.   Authorizes  the Committee to develop      
   criteria and a Resource Protection Plan for prioritizing resources and      
   the use of grant moneys under the Act.  Allows a local municipality to      
   object in writing to all or some of the Resource Protection  Plan  and      
   provides  that  those  counties,  municipalities,  and  units of local      
   government that have adopted a Resource Protection Plan shall  receive      
   preferential status for grant moneys under the Act.  Creates the Local      
   Legacy  Fund as a special fund in the State treasury and specifies the      
   purposes for which the Fund moneys may be used. Amends the State            
   Finance Act to create the Local Legacy Fund.                                
   FEB-07-2002  H  FILED WITH CLERK                                               
   FEB-07-2002  H  FIRST READING                                                  
   FEB-07-2002  H  REFERRED TO HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE        RULES                 
   FEB-13-2002  H       ASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE               CONSRV & LAND         
   FEB-22-2002  H  DO PASS/SHORT DEBATE                     008-000-000   HCLU    
   FEB-22-2002  H  PLACED CALENDAR 2ND READING-SHORT DEBATE                       
   FEB-22-2002  H  ADDED AS A JOINT SPONSOR                 OSTERMAN              
   MAR-20-2002  H  SECOND READING-SHORT DEBATE                                    
   MAR-20-2002  H  PLCD CAL ORDER 3RD READING-SHORT DEBATE                        
   MAR-20-2002  H  ADDED AS A JOINT SPONSOR                 SLONE                 
   MAR-20-2002  H  ADDED AS A JOINT SPONSOR                 MILLER                
   MAR-20-2002  H  ADDED AS A JOINT SPONSOR                 LINDNER               
   MAR-20-2002  H  ADDED AS A CO-SPONSOR                    MAY                   
   MAR-21-2002  H  THIRD READING/SHORT DEBATE/PASSED        112-001-000           
   APR-02-2002  S  ARRIVE IN SENATE                                               
   APR-02-2002  S  PLACED CALENDAR ORDER OF FIRST READING   02-04-03              
   APR-02-2002  S  CHIEF SPONSOR                            RAUSCHENBERGER        
   APR-03-2002  S  FIRST READING                                                  
   APR-03-2002  S  REFERRED TO SENATE RULES COMMITTEE       RULES                 
   APR-04-2002  S  ADDED AS A CHIEF CO-SPONSOR              PARKER                
   APR-04-2002  S  ADDED AS A CO-SPONSOR                    BOWLES                
   JAN-07-2003  H  SESSION SINE DIE                                               


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