(25 ILCS 160/1a)
(from Ch. 63, par. 131.1)
Staff assistants; employment; allocation.
There shall be such staff assistants for the General Assembly as
necessary. Staff assistants may be employed as full-time employees,
part-time employees, or contractual employees. Of the staff assistants so
provided, one half the total number
shall be for the Senate and one half for the House of Representatives. Of
the assistants provided for the Senate, one half shall be designated by the
President and one half by the minority leader. Of the assistants provided
for the House of Representatives, one half shall be designated by the
Speaker and one half by the minority leader.
(Source: P.A. 93-615, eff. 11-19-03.)