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AN ACT concerning public aid.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Department of Human Services Act is amended
by adding Section 1-65 as follows:
(20 ILCS 1305/1-65 new)
Intellectual and Developmental Disability Home
and Community-Based Services Task Force.
(a) The Secretary of Human Services shall appoint a task
force to review current and potential federal funds for home
and community-based service options for individuals with
intellectual or developmental disabilities. The task force
shall consist of all of the following persons:
(1) The Secretary of Human Services, or his or her
designee, who shall serve as chairperson of the task force.
(2) One representative of the Department of Healthcare
and Family Services.
(3) Six persons selected from recommendations of
organizations whose membership consists of providers
within the intellectual and developmental disabilities
service delivery system.
(4) Two persons who are guardians or family members of
individuals with intellectual or developmental