(305 ILCS 5/4-21)
(a) The Illinois Department shall, by rule, establish a system of sanctions
for persons who fail to cooperate, without good cause, with employment and
training programs or other programs under this Article or Article IXA or who
fail to cooperate
with child support programs under this Article, Article X, or Title IV of the
federal Social Security Act. The sanctions may discontinue all or part of the
cash grant provided under this Article. The sanctions may be time limited or
continue until the person cooperates in the program. The sanctions may be
progressive in that a second, third, or further sanction may be progressively
more severe or last longer.
(b) The Illinois Department shall, by rule, define what constitutes failure
to cooperate and what constitutes good cause which would excuse that failure.
(Source: P.A. 90-17, eff. 7-1-97.)