(20 ILCS 3960/19.5)
    (Section scheduled to be repealed on December 31, 2019 and as provided internally)
    Sec. 19.5. Audit. Twenty-four months after the last member of the 9-member Board is appointed, as required under this amendatory Act of the 96th General Assembly, and 36 months thereafter, the Auditor General shall commence a performance audit of the State Board and the Certificate of Need processes to determine:
        (1) (blank);
        (2) whether changes to the Certificate of Need
processes are being implemented effectively, as well as their impact, if any, on access to safety net services; and
        (3) whether fines and settlements are fair,
consistent, and in proportion to the degree of violations.
    The Auditor General must report on the results of the audit to the General Assembly.
    This Section is repealed when the Auditor General files his or her report with the General Assembly.
(Source: P.A. 99-527, eff. 1-1-17.)