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Amends the Drycleaner Environmental Response Trust Fund Act.
Transfers responsibility for administering the Act from the Drycleaner
Environmental Response Trust Fund Council to the Environmental
Protection Agency. The Agency shall determine by rule which
drycleaning facilities are subject to investigation and entitled to
cleanup by the Agency. Provides that, instead of reimbursing the
owner of a drycleaner, the Agency may fund 90% of all cleanup costs
for a drycleaning facility determined to be eligible for participation
in the program and shall provide an invoice to the owner or operator
of a drycleaning facility outlining the 10% that is his or her
responsibility. Repeals the Section creating the Council and creates
an Advisory Committee to assist the Agency in specified tasks.
Authorizes the Agency, beginning January 1, 2002, to assess a 2%
environmental surcharge on gross receipts at each drycleaning
establishment, including drop stores. Deletes provisions of the Act
regarding environmental insurance. Provides that, on or before
January 1, 2022, the Agency, in conjunction with the Advisory
Committee, shall study the necessity of continuing to impose certain
taxes and fees. Makes other changes. Repeals a Section of the
Illinois Insurance Code exempting administration of the Drycleaner
Environmental Response Trust Fund from the application of the Code.
Repeals various Sections of the Drycleaner Environmental Response
Trust Fund Act to reflect changes in the cleanup program. Effective
FEB-15-2001 H FILED WITH CLERK
FEB-15-2001 H FIRST READING
FEB-15-2001 H REFERRED TO HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE RULES
FEB-16-2001 H ADDED AS A JOINT SPONSOR KLINGLER
FEB-21-2001 H ASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE ENVRMNT ENRGY
MAR-15-2001 H TABLED IN COMMITTEE HENE
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