(20 ILCS 805/805-220)
(was 20 ILCS 805/63a34)
The Department has the power
to lease or purchase any lands or structures for the purpose
of restoring, renovating, and maintaining structures of historic
that are listed in the Illinois or National Register of Historic
for public use; to acquire all necessary property or rights-of-way for the
purpose of providing access to those structures; and to construct
or other facilities the Department deems necessary or desirable
for maximum utilization of those facilities for public use.
However, any structures obtained for the purpose of being used as State
office facilities shall be subject to the authority of the Department of
Central Management Services, and any leases for those facilities
negotiated and executed by the Department of Central Management Services.
(Source: P.A. 91-239, eff. 1-1-00.)