Synopsis As Introduced Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that in addition to other purposes, moneys in the Illinois Fire Fighters' Memorial Fund shall be used to provide scholarships for graduate study, undergraduate study, or any other post-secondary education approved by the Illinois Firefighter Memorial Foundation (rather than only graduate study or undergraduate study) to children and spouses of fire fighters killed in the line of duty. Effective immediately.
Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Provides that subject to appropriation by the General Assembly (rather than subject to appropriation by the General Assembly and distribution by the Secretary of State), the moneys in the Illinois Fire Fighters' Memorial Fund shall be used exclusively by the Office of the State Fire Marshal for certain purposes. Makes conforming changes.