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AN ACT concerning State government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Illinois Act on the Aging is amended by
adding Section 4.17 as follows:
(20 ILCS 105/4.17 new)
Listing of programs for seniors.
on Aging, the Department of Human Services, and the Department
of Healthcare and Family Services shall identify all programs
operating in the State, both public and private, that provide
services to meet the unique needs and circumstances of senior
citizens. The Department on Aging shall compile and maintain a
list of the identified programs that includes for each program
listed: (i) a brief description of program services; (ii)
eligibility requirements; and (ii) instructions on how to apply
to the program. The Department on Aging and the Departments of
Human Services and Healthcare and Family Services shall post
the list of identified programs on their websites in a relevant
and conspicuous place. The Department on Aging shall ensure
that printed copies of the list of identified programs are
available for distribution to senior citizens at each local
agency that contracts with a designated area agency on aging.
The Secretary of State shall ensure that printed copies of the