HWY CD-ROAD DISTRICT SPENDING
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Highway Code. Provides that the township
board of trustees shall assume all taxing authority of a township road
district abolished because of a reduction in the total mileage of the
township road system to 4 miles or less. Provides that a road
district may organize or participate in recycling programs and may use
moneys in its district road fund for recycling. Provides that the
road district commissioner must obtain the permission of the county
engineer before using tax moneys on construction or maintenance
projects costing more than $10,000 (rather than more than $5,000).
Increases from 20% to 50% the percentage of motor fuel tax moneys that
a road district may spend on eligible nondedicated subdivision roads.
FISCAL NOTE (Department of Transportation)
This bill has no fiscal impact on the Department.
HOME RULE NOTE
(Department of Commerce and Community Affairs)
HB 4365 does not contain language indicating a limitation of
home rule powers and functions. Therefore, in the opinion of
DCCA, HB 4365 does not pre-empt home rule authority.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
605 ILCS 5/6-132 new
Deletes language regarding road district organization of and
participation in recycling programs and use of district road fund
moneys to pay for those programs.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 92-0800
Last action date: AUG-16-2002
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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