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20 ILCS 1128/5-5
(20 ILCS 1128/5-5)
The Illinois Geographic Information Council,
hereinafter called the "Council", is created within the Department of Natural Resources.
The Council shall consist of 17 voting members, as follows: the
Illinois Secretary of State, the Illinois Secretary of Transportation, the
Directors of the Illinois Departments of Agriculture, Central Management
Services, Commerce and Economic Opportunity, Nuclear Safety,
Public Health, Natural Resources, and Revenue, the Directors of
the Illinois Emergency Management Agency and the Illinois Environmental
Protection Agency, the President of the University of Illinois, the Chairman of
the Illinois Commerce Commission, plus 4 members of the General Assembly, one
each appointed by the Speaker and Minority Leader of the House and the
President and Minority Leader of the Senate. An ex officio voting member may
designate another person to carry out his or her duties on the Council.
In addition to the above members, the Governor may appoint up to 10
additional voting members, representing local, regional, and federal agencies,
professional organizations, academic institutions, public utilities, and the
Members appointed by the Governor shall serve at the pleasure of the
(Source: P.A. 94-793, eff. 5-19-06; 94-961, eff. 6-27-06.)