or Login to see your representatives.

Access Candidates' and Representatives' Biographies, Voting Records, Interest Group Ratings, Issue Positions, Public Statements, and Campaign Finances

Simply enter your zip code above to get to all of your candidates and representatives, or enter a name. Then, just click on the person you are interested in, and you can navigate to the categories of information we track for them.

Key Votes

HB 1723 - Amending The Illinois Nuclear Safety Preparedness Act - Key Vote

Illinois Key Votes

Elaine Nekritz voted Yea (Concurrence Vote) on this Legislation.

Read statements Elaine Nekritz made in this general time period.

Stages

Family

Issues

Stage Details

Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Amending The Illinois Nuclear Safety Preparedness Act

Signed by Governor Pat Quinn
Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (House) (69-44) - (Key vote)

Title: Amending The Illinois Nuclear Safety Preparedness Act

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to concur with Senate amendments and pass a bill that amends the Nuclear Safety Preparedness Act revising the fees and regulations for owning nuclear reactors in the state.

Highlights:
  • Increases the annual licensing fee per operating nuclear reactor from 1.76 million to 1.9 million dollars (Sec. 4).
  • Specifies that any licensing and operating fees shall be paid into the Nuclear Safety Emergency Preparedness Fund (Sec. 8.5).
  • Authorizes the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to enter into a contract with a third party for purposes of upgrading the remote monitoring system software at every reactor located within the state (Sec. 8.5).
  • Requires the owner of each reactor to submit an initial payment for each reactor owned of $19,697 and 11 subsequent quarterly payments of $19,697 to cover the costs of upgrading the remote monitoring system software (Sec. 8.5).
  • Requires the owner of each reactor to submit an initial payment for each reactor owned of $7,575 and 11 subsequent quarterly payments of $7,575 for the purposes of acquiring, replacing, and upgrading equipment, including but not limited to the following (Sec. 8.5):
    • Dosimeters;
    • Safety and command vehicles;
    • Liquid scintillation analyzers; and
    • Alpha spectrometry system and compositors.
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (51-0) -

Title: Amending The Illinois Nuclear Safety Preparedness Act

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (116-0) -

Title: Amending The Illinois Nuclear Safety Preparedness Act

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Amending The Illinois Nuclear Safety Preparedness Act

Sponsors

Co-sponsors

  • Jim G. Sacia (IL - R) (Out Of Office)
Back to top