Illinois Compiled Statutes 765 ILCS 122 Uniform Environmental Covenants Act. Section 4

    (765 ILCS 122/4)

    Sec. 4. Contents of environmental covenant.

    (a) An environmental covenant must:

        (1) State that the instrument is an environmental

    covenant executed pursuant to this Act.

        (2) Contain a legally sufficient description of the

    real property subject to the covenant.

        (3) Describe the activity and use limitations on the

    real property.

        (4) Identify every holder.

        (5) Be signed by the agency, every holder, and unless

    waived by the agency every owner of the fee simple of the real property subject to the covenant.

        (6) Identify the name and location of any

    administrative record for the environmental response project reflected in the environmental covenant.

    (b) In addition to the information required by subsection (a), an environmental covenant may contain other information, restrictions, and requirements agreed to by the persons who signed it, including any:

        (1) Requirements for notice following transfer of a

    specified interest in, or concerning proposed changes in use of, applications for building permits for, or proposals for any site work affecting the contamination on, the property subject to the covenant.

        (2) Requirements for periodic reporting describing

    compliance with the covenant.

        (3) Rights of access to the property granted in

    connection with implementation or enforcement of the covenant.

        (4) A brief narrative description of the

    contamination and remedy, including the contaminants of concern, the pathways of exposure, limits on exposure, and the location and extent of the contamination.

        (5) Limitation on amendment or termination of the

    covenant in addition to those contained in Sections 9 and 10.

        (6) Rights of the holder in addition to its right to

    enforce the covenant pursuant to Section 11.

    (c) In addition to other conditions for its approval of an environmental covenant, the agency may require those persons specified by the agency who have interests in the real property to sign the covenant.

(Source: P.A. 95-845, eff. 1-1-09.)

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