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AN ACT concerning State government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Department of Revenue Law of the
Administrative Code of Illinois is amended by adding Section
2505-760 as follows:
(20 ILCS 2505/2505-760 new)
Unemployment benefit fraud prevention.
Department of Employment Security and the Department of
Revenue shall cooperate under the Unemployment Insurance Act
by sharing information concerning any suspected fraudulent
unemployment benefit received by an Illinois taxpayer, as
provided under Section 2703 of the Unemployment Insurance Act.
The Department may adopt rules for the purposes of
establishing a safe, secure, and expedited method of
identifying Illinois taxpayers who have claimed or been paid
fraudulent unemployment benefits and taking necessary actions
to hold the Illinois taxpayer harmless from adverse changes to
his or her income, based upon fraudulent acts, reported to the
Department for tax filing or payment purposes provided under
the Illinois Income Tax Act.
The Unemployment Insurance Act is amended by