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1    AN ACT concerning State government.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 5. The Illinois Act on the Aging is amended by
5adding Section 4.17 as follows:
6    (20 ILCS 105/4.17 new)
7    Sec. 4.17. Listing of programs for seniors. The Department
8on Aging, the Department of Human Services, and the Department
9of Healthcare and Family Services shall identify all programs
10operating in the State, both public and private, that provide
11services to meet the unique needs and circumstances of senior
12citizens. The Department on Aging shall compile and maintain a
13list of the identified programs that includes for each program
14listed: (i) a brief description of program services; (ii)
15eligibility requirements; and (ii) instructions on how to apply
16to the program. The Department on Aging and the Departments of
17Human Services and Healthcare and Family Services shall post
18the list of identified programs on their websites in a relevant
19and conspicuous place. The Department on Aging shall ensure
20that printed copies of the list of identified programs are
21available for distribution to senior citizens at each local
22agency that contracts with a designated area agency on aging.
23The Secretary of State shall ensure that printed copies of the



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1list of identified programs are available for distribution to
2senior citizens at each driver services facility operated by
3the Secretary of State.