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Full Text of HB0230  95th General Assembly


Sen. William Delgado

Filed: 5/16/2008





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2     AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend House Bill 230, AS AMENDED, by
3 replacing all of Section 5 with the following:
4     "Section 5. The Public Employment Office Act is amended by
5 adding Section 2 as follows:
6     (20 ILCS 1015/2 new)
7     Sec. 2. Persons unjustly imprisoned; job search and
8 placement services. Each local office of the Department shall
9 provide each person to whom this Section applies with job
10 search and placement services, including assessment, resume
11 assistance, interview preparation, occupational and labor
12 market information, referral to employers with job openings to
13 which the person is suited and referral to such job training
14 and education program providers as may be appropriate and
15 available through the partnering agencies with which the local
16 office is affiliated. This Section applies to a person who has



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1 been discharged from a prison of this State if the person
2 received a pardon from the Governor stating that such pardon is
3 issued on the ground of innocence of the crime for which he or
4 she was imprisoned or he or she has received a certificate of
5 innocence from the Circuit Court as provided in Section 2-702
6 of the Code of Civil Procedure.".