Commerce Commission, Illinois
Board and Commission Details
The Commission regulates public utilities and intrastate motor carriers; sets some rates of electric, natural gas, telephone, water and sewer companies; licenses household goods movers and relocation towing companies; inspects railroad crossings and tracks as well as rail cars carrying hazardous materials.
5 years, expiring 3rd Monday of January in staggered years or until successor is appointed and qualified
No more than 3 from same political party
Must serve on full-time basis and may not hold other salaried employment or public office. No employees, officials, or stockholders of corporations regulated by commission, or persons subject to commission regulation.
Chairman, $151,240 per year; Commissioners, $132,080 per year
5 appointed by Governor, confirmed by the Senate.
Designated by the Governor
220 ILCS 5/2-101
|Name||Member Expiration||Member Since||Affiliation||Appointed By||Position||Title||County|
|Scott, Douglas P.||01/15/2024||06/17/2023||Democrat||Governor||Chair||Cook|