(775 ILCS 40/30)
Director and other staff.
The Commission shall
employ a Director. The Director shall be an attorney licensed
to practice in Illinois at the time of appointment and at all
times during service as Director. The Director shall assist the
Commission in developing rules and standards for cases accepted
for review, coordinate investigation of cases accepted for
review, maintain records for all case investigations, prepare
reports outlining Commission investigations and
recommendations to the trial court, and apply for and accept on
behalf of the Commission any funds that may become available
from government grants, private gifts, donations, or bequests
from any source.
Subject to the approval of the Chair, the Director shall
employ such other staff and shall contract for services as is
necessary to assist the Commission in the performance of its
duties, and as funds permit.
The Commission may meet in an area provided by the
Illinois Human Rights Commission, or any other State agency. The
Illinois Human Rights Commission shall provide, directly or through any other State agency,
office space for the Commission and the Commission staff.
(Source: P.A. 96-223, eff. 8-10-09.)