Chris Pressnall, Environmental Justice Officer, Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, 217-524-1284
The principle of environmental justice requires that no segment of the population, regardless of race, national origin, age, or income, should bear disproportionately high or adverse effects of environmental pollution.
The Commission shall:
The Environmental Protection Agency shall provide administrative and other support to the Commission.
Initial members: 5 shall serve for a 2-year term and 5 shall serve for a 1-year term; thereafter 2-year terms.