(15 ILCS 410/10)
(from Ch. 15, par. 423)
The Director shall prepare and submit
to the Merit Commission proposed rules for all positions and employees subject
to this Act. Such rules or any part thereof shall have the force and effect
of law. Copies of all such rules, and of all changes therein, duly certified
by the Director, shall be filed in the Office of the Secretary
of State. Except as otherwise provided in this Section, rules shall be
adopted as provided in the Illinois Administrative Procedure Act. After
a hearing thereon, proposed new rules or amendments may be revised by the
Director without further hearing to incorporate changes
at such public hearing, and the Director may submit
same to the Merit Commission with or without revision.
If proposed new rules or amendments so submitted are not disapproved by
the Commission within 30 calendar days after the Commission's receipt thereof,
they may be filed by the Director in the Office of the
of State, and shall thereafter have the force and effect of law, subject
to the provisions of the Illinois Administrative Procedure Act.
The rules and amendments thereto shall include provisions as specified
in Sections 10a through 10e.
(Source: P.A. 90-24, eff. 6-20-97.)