|Public Act 096-0291
||LRB096 04211 DRJ 14256 b
AN ACT concerning housing.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Homelessness Prevention Act is amended by
changing Sections 6, 8, and 10 as follows:
(310 ILCS 70/6)
(from Ch. 67 1/2, par. 1306)
Forms of assistance.
Assistance offered to
grantees shall include but
not be limited to the
(a) payment of a rent
arrearage in an amount
established as necessary to defeat
but shall in no event be greater than 3 months of rental
(b) payment of a rent deposit or security deposit and
payment of not
more than 2 months rent
or mortgage payments
(c) payment of utility bills and arrearages; or
(d) support services, where appropriate, to prevent
repeated episodes of homelessness.
(Source: P.A. 91-388, eff. 1-1-00.)
(310 ILCS 70/8)
(from Ch. 67 1/2, par. 1308)
Payment of assistance.
Assistance provided under
this Act may
be paid to a