Synopsis As Introduced Creates the State Police DNA Backlog Foundation. The Foundation's purpose is to raise funds to eliminate the backlog of processing DNA samples by the State Police. Provides for the appointment of the Foundation's board of directors.
Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Reinserts the provisions of the introduced bill with the following changes. Adds the Attorney General or his or her designee to the Foundation board. Specifies that the Foundation may make grants to the Department of State Police to accomplish the purposes set forth in the Act. Prohibits the Foundation from accepting funds from, or on behalf of, an incarcerated person, a person with a pending criminal case in a State or federal court, or a person having a familial relationship with such a person.
Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Illinois Grant Funds Recovery Act. Provides that any grant funds and any grant program administered by a grantor agency subject to the Act are indefinitely suspended on June 30, 2013 (instead of January 1, 2013), and on July 1st of every 5th year thereafter, unless the General Assembly, by law, authorizes that grantor agency to make grants or lifts the suspension of the authorization of that grantor agency to make grants. Effective immediately.