IL SB1559 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Introduced on February 15 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-04-12 - Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
Pending: Senate Assignments Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Creates the Tenants Radon Protection Act. Provides that before a lease is signed, a landlord shall provide to each tenant in a dwelling unit any records or reports pertaining to radon concentrations within the dwelling unit that indicate a radon hazard. Provides that if a tenant performs a radon test, the tenant shall provide to the landlord the test result within 10 days after receiving the result. Provides that before a lease is signed a landlord shall furnish each prospective tenant with a prescribed radon hazard disclosure form. Provides that nothing implies an obligation on a landlord or tenant to conduct any radon testing. Provides that a lease may be terminated under specified circumstances involving radon hazards. Provides that this is a limitation on home rule powers. Amends the Illinois Radon Awareness Act. Repeals a provision requiring landlords to give certain disclosures to tenants. Effective January 1, 2020.

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Title

TENANT RADON PROTECTION

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-04-12SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
2019-04-01SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Toi W. Hutchinson
2019-03-28SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Napoleon Harris, III
2019-03-27SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura M. Murphy
2019-03-12SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 13, 2019
2019-03-12SenateDo Pass as Amended Public Health; 008-000-003
2019-03-12SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
2019-03-12SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Public Health
2019-03-12SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
2019-03-07SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
2019-03-07SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. David Koehler
2019-02-27SenateAssigned to Public Health
2019-02-15SenateReferred to Assignments
2019-02-15SenateFirst Reading
2019-02-15SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. David Koehler

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