(20 ILCS 1705/15c)
(from Ch. 91 1/2, par. 100-15c)
The Department shall, not later than January 1, 1986, enter
into a written agreement with the Department of Public Aid which shall provide
for interagency procedures to process and expedite applications for benefits
under The Illinois Public Aid Code which are filed by or on behalf of
recipients awaiting discharge from facilities operated or
licensed by the Department.
The Department shall seek an agreement with the Social Security
Administration which provides for procedures to process and expedite
applications for benefits authorized by the Social Security Act, which are
filed by or on behalf of persons scheduled to be discharged from facilities
operated by the Department.
(Source: P.A. 86-922.)