SB 3329

  • Illinois Senate Bill
  • 101st Regular Session
  • Introduced in Senate
  • Senate
  • House
  • Governor

Right To Garden Act

Abstract

Creates the Right to Garden Act. Provides that the State or a unit of local government may not regulate gardens or the use of season extension techniques and devices on residential property. Provides that the Act does not preclude the State or a unit of local government from adopting statutes or regulations pertaining to: restrictions on water use during drought conditions; existing or future adoption of property set-backs; maximum lot coverage; utility safety; fertilizer use; control of invasive species; a substance regulated under the Illinois Controlled Substances Act, the Industrial Hemp Act, or the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act; or any other regulation that does not have the effect of prohibiting gardens. Defines the terms "garden", "residential property", and "season extension techniques and devices". Limits home rule powers. Effective immediately.

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May 15, 2020

Senate

Rule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2020

May 07, 2020

Senate

Rule 2-10 Third Reading/Passage Deadline Established As May 29, 2020

Senate

Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 22, 2020

Apr 30, 2020

Senate

Rule 2-10 Third Reading/Passage Deadline Established As May 22, 2020

Senate

Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 15, 2020

Apr 23, 2020

Senate

Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 7, 2020

Senate

Rule 2-10 Third Reading/Passage Deadline Established As May 15, 2020

Apr 16, 2020

Senate

Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 30, 2020

Apr 12, 2020

Senate

Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments

Mar 25, 2020

Senate

Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 24, 2020

Senate

Rule 2-10 Third Reading/Passage Deadline Established As May 7, 2020

Mar 18, 2020

Senate

Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 2, 2020

Mar 04, 2020

Senate

Postponed - Executive

Feb 27, 2020

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Emil Jones, III

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Robert Peters

Feb 25, 2020

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford

Feb 21, 2020

Senate

Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Mattie Hunter

Feb 20, 2020

Senate

Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Craig Wilcox

Feb 19, 2020

Senate

Assigned to Executive

Feb 14, 2020

Senate

Filed with Secretary by Sen. Scott M. Bennett

Senate

Referred to Assignments

Senate

First Reading

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