There’s one thing a local lawmaker says the Illinois Legislature needs more of in the coming year, and an example of how that works can be found in something that otherwise can be considered controversial.
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EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A southwestern Illinois judge has denied a bid by landowners group to put Illinois’ new rules for high-volume oil and gas drilling on hold.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP)–A group of Illinois landowners has sued the Department of Natural Resources to stop the state’s new rules for high-volume oil and gas drilling from taking effect.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois lawmakers are expected to approve final rules regulating high-volume oil and gas drilling in Illinois at a legislative hearing.
ST. LOUIS (AP)–Landowners in southern Illinois’ Wayne County are suing the state, saying its lengthy process before issuing permits for high-volume oil and gas extraction is costing them money.
CHICAGO (AP)–An Illinois legislative panel has put off voting on rules for high-volume oil and gas extraction until next month, as it grapples with how to ensure regulations are fair to industry while protecting the environment.
CHICAGO (AP) — Rules for hydraulic fracturing in Illinois are on the agenda for an Illinois legislative committee meeting.
CHICAGO (AP) — A legislative panel said Tuesday that it wants more time to decide whether rules written by the Department of Natural Resources to govern hydraulic fracturing in Illinois can take effect.
CHICAGO (AP) — Industry and environmental groups still hope for changes to new rules governing high-volume oil and gas drilling in Illinois.