August 1, 2017
The Legislative Research Unit was established (as the Illinois Legislative Council) in 1937, as the chief general research agency for the Illinois General Assembly.
publications & selected research
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The LRU tracks and maintains information on appointments to boards and commissions, federal aid received by the state, and federal grant opportunities.
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Detailed Organization Reports
federal aid tracking
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Legislative Research Unit 222 South College, Suite 301 Springfield, Illinois 62704-1894 Phone: (217) 782-6851 Fax: (217) 785-7572