(705 ILCS 95/10)
(a) The Illinois Access to Civil Justice Council shall develop a pilot program to create a statewide military personnel and veterans' legal assistance hotline and coordinated network of legal support resources.
(a-5) The Supreme Court Access to Justice Commission may develop a pilot program to provide court-based legal assistance services.
(b) The General Assembly recommends that the pilot programs:
(1) provide intake, screening, and varying levels of
legal assistance to ensure that the parties served by these programs have meaningful access to justice;
(2) gather information on the outcomes associated
with providing the services described in paragraph (1) of this subsection; and
(3) guard against the involuntary waiver of rights or
(Source: P.A. 98-351, eff. 8-15-13; 99-281, eff. 8-5-15.)