(20 ILCS 2310/2310-399)
Colon cancer awareness campaign; the Vince Demuzio Memorial Colon Cancer Fund.
(a) The Department must establish and maintain a public awareness campaign to target areas in Illinois with high colon cancer mortality rates. The campaign must be developed in conjunction with recommendations made by the American Cancer Society.
(b) The Vince Demuzio Memorial Colon Cancer Fund is created as a special fund in the State treasury. From appropriations to the Department from the Fund, the Department must operate the public awareness campaign set forth under subsection (a). The moneys from the Fund may not be used for institutional overhead costs, indirect costs, other organizational levies, or costs of community-based support services.
Moneys received for the purposes of this Section, including, without limitation, income tax checkoff receipts and gifts, grants, and awards from any public or private entity, must be deposited into the Fund. Any interest earned on moneys in the Fund must be deposited into the Fund.
(Source: P.A. 94-142, eff. 1-1-06.)