Bill Status of HB2916 97th General Assembly
Short Description: LEGIS-GENRL ACCOUNTING OFFICE
Rep. Michael W. Tryon
| 1/8/2013||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
|25 ILCS 130/Art. 9A heading new|
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Legislative Commission Reorganization Act of 1984. Creates the General Accounting Office as a legislative support services agency. Provides that the Office shall conduct a thorough review of each State executive branch program with respect to its relevance, efficiency, and effectiveness in obtaining the results required by, or achieving the goals expressed in, the statutes relating to the program. Provides that at least annually and also whenever appropriate or required by the circumstances, requires the Office to submit written reports to the General Assembly describing the Office's review of those programs and recommending, without limitation, elimination of any programs that are obsolete or not relevant, efficient, or effective; consolidation of duplicative programs; and steps to improve a program's relevance, efficiency, and effectiveness. Requires the Auditor General and all State agencies to cooperate with and provide requested information to the Office so that the Office can perform its functions and duties.