|Public Act 100-0856|
|HB4822 Enrolled||LRB100 16401 AMC 35884 b|
AN ACT concerning local government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
This Act may be cited as the
Government Electronic Notification Act.
Purpose and construction.
(a) This Act is intended to facilitate communication from
units of local government or county officers to residents and
(b) The General Assembly finds the following:
(1) Illinois law requires notification by United
States mail to interested parties in many circumstances.
(2) Many Illinois residents and taxpayers desire to
receive notifications electronically for ease, speed,
efficiency, security, and accountability.
(3) Electronic communications can be less expensive
while providing a greater service to taxpayers and
(4) No resident or taxpayer should ever be required to
receive electronically any notifications that are
currently required to be sent out by United States mail.