Amends the Environmental Protection Act. In provisions granting the Environmental Protection Agency authority to establish and enforce minimum standards for the operation of laboratories relating to analyses and laboratory tests for air pollution, water pollution, noise emissions, contaminant discharges onto land and sanitary, chemical, and mineral quality of water distributed by a public water supply, provides that the Agency shall ensure that Agency-owned and State-owned laboratory equipment is able to guarantee accurate reporting and testing to the degree being required by any newly revised environmental standards and regulations within one year of the newly revised standards and regulations.

Statutes affected:
Introduced: 415 ILCS 5/4