(20 ILCS 415/8b.17)
(from Ch. 127, par. 63b108b.17)
For trainee programs, and for the appointment of persons to
positions in trainee programs, hereinafter called "trainee appointments".
Trainee appointments may be made with or without examination,
with consideration of the needs of Illinois residents,
but may not
be made to positions in any class that is not in a trainee program approved
by the Director of Central
Trainee programs will be developed with consideration of the need for
employees with linguistic abilities or cultural knowledge. The Director
shall work with the Department of Human Services and the
Employment Security in trainee position placements for those persons who
receive benefits from those Departments.
Persons who receive trainee appointments do not
acquire any rights under jurisdiction B of the Personnel Code by
virtue of their appointments.
(Source: P.A. 89-507, eff. 7-1-97.)