SB 1242

  • Illinois Senate Bill
  • 95th Regular Session
  • Introduced in Senate Mar 20, 2007
  • Passed Senate Mar 20, 2007
  • Passed House May 30, 2007
  • Became Law Aug 27, 2007

Illinois Cool Cities Act

Abstract

Creates the Illinois Cool Cities Act. Provides that the Environmental Protection Agency shall provide technical assistance, if needed, to units of local government in the State that have endorsed the U.S. Conference of Mayors Climate Protection Agreement. Provides that any unit of local government may request designation as an Illinois Cool City if the unit of local government has (i) endorsed the U.S. Conference of Mayors Climate Protection Agreement and (ii) prepared and approved a plan to achieve a 7% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions from 1990 levels by the year 2012. Provides for designation of Illinois Cool Cities upon certain findings by the Director of the Environmental Protection Agency. Effective immediately.

Bill Sponsors (14)

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Aug 27, 2007

Senate

Public Act . . . . . . . . . 95-0453

Senate

Effective Date August 27, 2007

Senate

Governor Approved

Jun 28, 2007

Senate

Sent to the Governor

May 31, 2007

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Susana A Mendoza

May 30, 2007

Senate

Passed Both Houses

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Sandra M. Pihos

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Elaine Nekritz

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Kathleen A. Ryg

House

Third Reading - Short Debate - Passed 117-000-000

May 24, 2007

House

Second Reading - Short Debate

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Coulson

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Fortner

House

Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate

May 16, 2007

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Patricia Reid Lindner

May 09, 2007

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Patricia R. Bellock

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Karen May

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Greg Harris

House

Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate

May 08, 2007

House

Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Removed Rep. Eddie Washington

House

Do Pass / Short Debate Environmental Health Committee; 009-000-000

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Eddie Washington

House

Added Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Dave Winters

May 02, 2007

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. JoAnn D. Osmond

Apr 30, 2007

House

Assigned to Environmental Health Committee

Apr 19, 2007

House

Added Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Eddie Washington

Apr 11, 2007

House

Added Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. John A. Fritchey

Mar 27, 2007

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Naomi D. Jakobsson

Mar 22, 2007

House

Added Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sandy Cole

House

Added Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sidney H. Mathias

House

Alternate Chief Sponsor Changed to Rep. Tom Cross

Mar 21, 2007

House

First Reading

House

Referred to Rules Committee

Mar 20, 2007

Senate

Third Reading - Passed; 059-000-000

House

Chief House Sponsor Rep. Sidney H. Mathias

House

Placed on Calendar Order of First Reading

House

Arrived in House

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Pamela J. Althoff

Mar 14, 2007

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Dan Cronin

Mar 07, 2007

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. David Koehler

Mar 02, 2007

Senate

Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Donne E. Trotter

Senate

Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 6, 2007

Senate

Second Reading

Senate

Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins

Mar 01, 2007

Senate

Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 2, 2007

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. John J. Cullerton

Senate

Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Dan Kotowski

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Michael Noland

Senate

Do Pass Environment and Energy; 011-000-000

Feb 22, 2007

Senate

Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Iris Y. Martinez

Feb 21, 2007

Senate

Assigned to Environment and Energy

Feb 09, 2007

Senate

First Reading

Senate

Referred to Rules

Senate

Filed with Secretary by Sen. Linda Holmes

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