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SB 9 - Illinois Climate Change Act - Key Vote

Illinois Key Votes

Debbie Halvorson voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

Read statements Debbie Halvorson made in this general time period.

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Legislation - Bill Sent To Committee (House) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (44-13) - (Key vote)

Title: Illinois Climate Change Act

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

A vote to pass a bill that appoints a Deputy Director to the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency.

Highlights:
- Allows the Governor to appoint the Deputy Director for Climate Change [sec 15]. - Requires the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency to collect data on the amount of greenhouse gas emissions in Illinois [sec 20(a)]. - Requires the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency to report its data to the Governor and Congress by January 1, 2008 [sec 20(a)]. - Requires the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency to create a plan to reduce emissions by 2020 [sec 20(b)].
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Illinois Climate Change Act

Sponsors

  • Susan Garrett (IL - D) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

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