Executive Committee

Filed: 5/27/2009





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2     AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend Senate Bill 262 by replacing
3 everything after the enacting clause with the following:
4     "Section 5. The Department of Human Services Act is amended
5 by changing Section 1-5 as follows:
6     (20 ILCS 1305/1-5)
7     Sec. 1-5. Purpose. It is the the purpose of this Act to
8 provide for the creation of the Department of Human Services
9 and to transfer to it certain rights, powers, duties, and
10 functions currently exercised by various other agencies of
11 State Government. This Act consolidates and centralizes
12 certain human services programs that are now offered to the
13 citizens of this State by a number of different State agencies;
14 it is intended to make possible the more effective and
15 efficient operation of the affected programs and services.
16 (Source: P.A. 89-507, eff. 7-3-96.)".