Synopsis As Introduced Amends the Department of Public Health Powers and Duties Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Provides that the Department of Public Health, in cooperation with the Illinois Association of Public Health Administrators, must revise the methodology governing the purpose and distribution of local health protection grants. Contains provisions concerning the considerations the Department must take into account in revising the methodology. Provides that the revised methodology must include criteria, standards, and procedures for allocating local health protection grants on a regional basis. Provides that the revised methodology must be published in the Illinois Register as a proposed rule on a timely basis so that the rule will be adopted and effective July 1, 2004.
Pension Note (Pension Laws Commission)
No fiscal impact.
Balanced Budget Note (Bureau of the Budget)
Since this House Bill is not a supplemental appropriation bill, it is not possible to complete this note as requested.
Correctional Note (Department of Corrections)
No fiscal impact. No corrections population impact.
Land Conveyance Appraisal Note (Department of Transportation)
As there are no parcels of land being conveyed in this bill, there are no appraisals to be filed by the Department of Transportation.
State Debt Impact Note (Economic and Fiscal Commission)
HB 2501 would not change the amount of authorization for any type of State-issued or State-supported bond, and therefore, would not affect the level of State indebtedness.
Judicial Note (Administrative Office of the Illinois Courts)
House Bill 2501 would neither increase nor decrease the number of judges needed in the state.
Housing Affordability Impact Note (Housing Development Authority)
There will be no fiscal impact on the cost of constructing, purchasing, owning or selling a single family residence.
State Mandates Fiscal Note (Dept. of Commerce and Community Affairs)
While HB 2501 relates to the methodology governing the intent and awarding of local health protection grants by DPH, the legislation does not impose requirements on units of local government. Therefore, in the opinion of DCCA, HB 2501 does not create a State Mandate under the State Mandates Act.
Home Rule Note (Dept. of Commerce and Community Affairs)
HB 2501 relates to the methodology governing the intent and awarding of local health protection grants by DPH. The legislation does not contain language indicating a pre-emption of home rule powers and functions. Therefore, in the opinion of the Department of Commerce and Community Affairs, HB 2501 does not pre-empt home rule authority.
Fiscal Note (Department of Public Health)
While the direct fiscal impact to the Department as a result of the bill are reflected in this fiscal note, the impact to local health agencies across is not. A change in the formula to this minimum funding program will have a direct impact on agencies and services provided at existing local health agencies. Unless the line increases, there will be an effect from some agencies with a redistribution of the dollars.
Personal Services Office of Health Protection Public Service Administrator $4,225 X 6 = $25,350; Office of Health Protection Fiscal Unit Accountant $3,500 X 6 =$21,000; Total Salaries $46, 350; Fringe Benefits Social Security- 7.65% $3,545; Retirement- 10.4% $4,820; Insurance- $8,400 per person/yr. $16,800; Total Fringes $25,165; Travel $1,500; Mailing $1,000; TOTAL $74,105