Illinois Electric Vehicle Charging Act

Electric Vehicle Charging Act

Fact sheet about the Electric Vehicle Charging Act

Current status

Last updated: Feb 23, 2020

On February 18, the bill passed at the Energy & Environment Committee, with a vote of 18-12! Neda Deylami of Chicago For EVs was there to testify in support of the bill.

Next, the bill will have to go to the Illinois House floor for a full vote.

You can find the most up-to-date status of the bill on the official website of the Illinois General Assembly

How you can help

Contact your state representative

It’s a good idea to contact your Illinois State House representative. To find out their contact information, you can use this interactive map.

Tell your representative why you think our state needs this bill. If you can, try to persuade them to become a co-sponsor. The more co-sponsors a bill has, the more likely it would be to pass.

But even if your rep doesn’t want to co-sponsor the Electric Vehicle Charging Act, knowing that their constituents want it to pass will help the bill get through the House.