Illinois School Radon Testing Program

  • Public Act 96-0417 (January 1, 2010)
    • Amended the Illinois School Code
    • Recommended every occupied school building be tested every 5 years and  new schools be built using radon resistant construction techniques
    • Required school districts to report testing results to the ISBE
    • Required ISBE to prepare a report of results from schools that have performed testing to the General Assembly every 2 years
    • Allowed IEMA to exempt a school employee from licensing requirement if they passed an IEMA-approved training course.