TITLE 56: LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT
CHAPTER XI: HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION
PART 5300 PROCEDURAL RULES
SECTION 5300.430 RESPONSE BY DEPARTMENT


 

Section 5300.430  Response by Department

 

a)         The Department has 30 days from the date of Service by the Commission of the Notice of Filing Request in which to file a Response with the Commission.  The Department shall serve a copy on the requesting party and all original parties to the Charge at the same time.  If the Department opposes the Request, its Response shall consist of the following:

 

1)         a copy of the Charge, including amendments.

 

2)         the Department's investigation report.

 

3)         results of additional DHR investigation, if any.

 

4)         a statement of DHR's position, including proposed findings to support dismissal.

 

b)         If the Department's Response indicates the Department is unopposed to the relief sought by the requesting party in its Request, the Executive Director of the Commission shall enter an order vacating the dismissal or default.

 

(Source:  Amended at 44 Ill. Reg. 18930, effective November 23, 2020)