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IEC Newsletter Vol. 1 No. 25

Find the full PDF online or scroll down to read. Construction of the Rock Island Trail halted Coalition for a Bottle Bill is established Citizens of Danville will vote on funding for the Middle Fork Dam project Governor Walker vetoes the Artificial Cooling Lakes bill and the diversion of funding from the state’s Coal Development …

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IEC Newsletter Vol. 1 No. 24

Find the full PDF online or scroll down to read. Preview of Veto Session Update on Bottle Bills New appointments to commissions’ Middle Fork Dam Update List of legislation status and committee hearings Review of committee votes on the intermittent controls bill and Land Resources Management Study Commission bill List of legislative committee assignments and …

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IEC Newsletter Vol. 1 No. 23

Find the full PDF online here or scroll down to read. The Illinois Committee on Freeway opposes Supplemental Freeways List of committee hearings and the Governor’s actions on legislation

IEC Newsletter Vol. 1 No. 22

Find the full PDF online here or scroll down to read Report on Supplemental Freeways SB 609 on Artificial Cooling Lakes on the Governor’s desk Sulfur Dioxide Controls bill possibly put off until 1985 Full funding for Nature Preserves Commission losses in Senate Middle Fork Dam project gained appropriations for study List of legislation status …

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IEC Newsletter Vol. 1 No. 21

Find the full PDF online here or scroll down to read. Opposition to the Middle Fork Dam project SB 609 to remove Artificial Cooling Lakes from EPA regulations passes in House List of legislation status  

IEC Newsletter Vol. 1 No. 20

Find the full PDF online here or scroll down to read. Two Anti-EPA bills lose in committee HB 338 to create Land Use Study Commission was revived Economic Impact bill on third reading Eminent Domain bill re-passes committee while Fish and Game Commission put in subcommittee Explanation of HB 898: The Agricultural Areas Conservation and …

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IEC Newsletter Vol. 1 No. 19

Find the full PDF online here or scroll down to read. Economic Impact Bill SB 805 amended in House Committee More reports on Lock and Dam 26 List of legislation status and hearing schedules

IEC Newsletter Vol. 1 No. 18

Find the full PDF online here or scroll down to read. Transportation commission to review report on contracts Urging the defeat of SB 609 which would exempt artificial cooling lakes from EPA regulation Bills limiting the use of eminent domain for coal development advances both houses Urge to override veto on federal strip mining legislation …

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IEC Newsletter Vol. 1 No. 17

Find the full PDF online here or scroll down to read. Bill to restrict eminent domain for coal development passes Senate Victory for environmentalists as authorization for Lock and Dam 26 was defeated in Congress IEC lobbies against Crosstown Expressway Explanation of the Louisville Reservoir project Illinois Nature Preserves Commission receives an appropriations increase Defeat …

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IEC NEwsletter Vol. 1 No. 16

Find the full PDF online here or scroll down to read. Article emphasizing the need for energy conservation Thoughts on the Supplemental Freeway System Explanation on how the Illinois Nature Preserves are being threatened Legislative progress of bills that limit environmental control List of legislation status

IEC Newsletter Vol. 1 No. 15

Find the full PDF online here or scroll down to read. The Supplemental Freeway System became the focus of the IEC field organizing effort Explanation of a IPCB Impact Statement bill amendment Description of bills that would have adverse impact on pollution enforcement Overview of the Middle Fork Dam controversy and Coal Mining Safety bill …

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IEC Newsletter Vol. 1 No. 14

Find the full PDF online here or scroll down to read. Corrections from the last newsletter pertaining to intermittent controls bill Update on two bottle bills and the IPCB Impact Statement bill Overview of two eminent domain bills to limit coal development Explanation of the failure of the Natural Rivers and Wetlands Act in committee …

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IEC Newsletter Vol. 1 No. 13

Find the full PDF online here or scroll down to read. Review of the House passage of intermittent controls bill and IPCB Impact Statement bill Update on the energy siting bills List of legislation status and hearing schedules Review of committee votes on the intermittent controls bill and Land Resources Management Study Commission bill List …

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IEC Newsletter Vol. 1, No. 12

Find the full PDF online here or scroll down to read. Overview of two appropriation bills for the Department of Conservation that pass through Appropriations Committee Detailing of the problem of energy siting Explanation of the failure of a bottle bill in a committee List of legislative committee assignments and hearings List of new environmental …

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IEC Newsletter Vol. 1 No. 11

Find the full PDF online here or scroll down to read. Review of committee votes on Natural Rivers and Wetlands bill and IPCB Impact Statement bill Overview of other bills in committee including Trails bills and on metal scavenging in landfills Update on intermittent controls bill and electrical utility siting bill List of legislative committee …

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IEC Newsletter Vol. 1 No. 10

Find the full PDF online here or scroll down to read. Detail opposition to the intermittent controls bill Report on recent IEC Board Meeting List of legislative committee assignments and hearings List of new environmental bills introduced Explanation of the course of a bill

IEC Newsletter Vol. 1 No. 9

Find the full PDF online here or scroll down to read. Review of committee votes on the intermittent controls bill and Land Resources Management Study Commission bill List of legislative committee assignments and hearings List of new environmental bills introduced Detail on two bottle bills

IEC Newsletter Vol. 1, No. 8

Find the full PDF online here or scroll down to read. Detailing of electrical utility siting bill, Natural Rivers and Wetlands bill, Land Resources Management Study Commission bill, and other relating bills List of legislative committee assignments and hearings Mailing list for the House Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources Committee

IEC Newsletter Vol. 1 No. 7

Find the full PDF online here or scroll down to read. Information on bills that create a statewide trail system Detailing of Natural Rivers and Wetlands bill, Land Resources Management Study Commission bill, and other relating bills List of legislative committee assignments and hearings Contact information for IEC Board Members Educating subscribers how to contact …

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IEC Newsletter Vol. 1 No. 6

Find the full PDF online here or scroll down to read. Educating subscribers how to contact and lobby legislators Information on hearings on bills that threaten the EPA and other environmental bills List of legislative committee assignments and hearings

IEC Newsletter Vol. 1, No. 5

Find the full PDF online here or scroll down to read. Concerns with the eminent domain powers given to the Department of Business and Economic Development Progress with the Natural Rivers and Wetlands Act and Governor Walker’s accelerated building program List of legislative committee assignments and hearings Introduction of new environmental bills

IEC Newsletter Vol. 1, No. 4

Find the full PDF online here or scroll down to read. An introduction of the IEC staff Explanation of Governor Walker’s accelerated building program Review of environmentally related bills

IEC Newsletter Vol. 1, No. 3 (Special)

Find the full PDF online here or scroll down to read. A sampler of environmental bills List of members on the Senate Agriculture Committee

IEC Newsletter Vol. 1 No. 3

Find the full PDF online here or scroll down to read. A review of the first general meeting including the content and structure of IEC newsletters List of legislators and committees that deal with environmental legislation Provides contact information of local contacts of the IEC Review of environmental bills including a negative amendment to the …

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IEC Newsletter Vol. 1 No. 1 & 2

Find the full PDF online here or scroll down to read. Information on what will be expected for the first general meeting of the IEC including key environmental issues in Illinois Explanation of the Illinois Coal Development Bond Act and other environmental bills

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