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Title:Central Midwest Interstate Low-Level Radioactive Waste Commission
Website:Central Midwest Interstate Low-Level Radioactive Waste Commission
Contact Name:Lori Beagles
Contact Title:Executive Assistant to the Compact
Contact Phone:217-836-3018
Contact Comments:IEMA
Function:In response to a federal policy, declared in the Low-Level Radioactive Waste Policy Act of 1980 (1980 Act) (42 USC 202lb et seq.), that each state is responsible for assuring that disposal capacity is available for certain categories of low-level radioactive waste generated within its borders, the state of Illinois and the Commonwealth of Kentucky entered into the Central Midwest Interstate Low-Level Radioactive Waste Compact (Compact).
Senate Confirmation:No
Composition:3 members appointed by the governor of their state: 2 from Illinois; 1 from Kentucky.
Authority:45 ILCS 140/1

 Member Names

Name (Last, First)Term ExpiresMember SinceAffiliationAppointed ByPositionTitleCounty
Crawford, Dewey3/31/2015Governor of KentuckyTreasurerNone
Klinger, Joseph1/19/2009GovernorChair, MemberSangamon
McCandless, Gary1/19/20153/26/2013GovernorMemberSangamon