(740 ILCS 45/4.1) (from Ch. 70, par. 74.1)
    Sec. 4.1. In addition to other powers and duties set forth in this Act and other powers exercised by the Attorney General, the Attorney General shall investigate all claims and prepare and present a report of each applicant's claim to the Court of Claims prior to the issuance of an order by the Court of Claims, prescribe and furnish all applications and other forms required to be filed in the office of the Attorney General by the terms of this Act, and represent the interests of the State of Illinois in any hearing before the Court of Claims.
(Source: P.A. 97-817, eff. 1-1-13.)