(20 ILCS 530/10)
Operation of the grant program.
(a) The Department, in consultation with the Board, shall
establish the DCFS Residential Services Construction Grant Program and, pursuant to the Department's resource allocation management plan determined in consultation with eligible providers, may make grants to eligible licensed residential services providers,
subject to appropriations, out of funds reserved for capital
improvements or expenditures as provided for in this Act. The
Program shall operate in a manner so that the estimated cost of
the Program during the fiscal year will not exceed the total appropriation for the Program. The grants shall be for the purpose of constructing new residential services sites, renovating existing residential services sites, and supporting capital rate enhancements for residential services sites' capital projects.
(Source: P.A. 96-1192, eff. 7-22-10.)