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1     AN ACT concerning State government.
2     Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3 represented in the General Assembly:
4     Section 5. The Department of Central Management Services
5 Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois is amended by
6 adding Section 405-335 as follows:
7     (20 ILCS 405/405-335 new)
8     Sec. 405-335. Illinois Transparency and Accountability
9 Portal (ITAP).
10     (a) The Department, within 12 months after the effective
11 date of this amendatory Act of the 96th General Assembly, shall
12 establish and maintain a website, known as the Illinois
13 Transparency and Accountability Portal (ITAP), with a
14 full-time webmaster tasked with compiling and updating the ITAP
15 database with information received from all State agencies as
16 defined in this Section.
17     (b) For purposes of this Section:
18     "State agency" means the offices of the constitutional
19 officers identified in Article V of the Illinois Constitution,
20 executive agencies, and departments, boards, commissions, and
21 Authorities under the Governor.
22     "Contracts" means payment obligations with vendors on file
23 with the Office of the Comptroller to purchase goods and



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1 services exceeding $10,000 in value (or, in the case of
2 professional or artistic services, exceeding $5,000 in value).
3     "Appropriation" means line-item detail of spending
4 approved by the General Assembly and Governor, categorized by
5 object of expenditure.
6     "Individual consultants" means temporary workers eligible
7 to receive State benefits paid on a State payroll.
8     "Recipients" means State agencies receiving
9 appropriations.
10     (c) The ITAP shall provide direct access to each of the
11 following:
12         (1) A database of all current State employees and
13     individual consultants, except sworn law enforcement
14     officers, sorted separately by:
15                 (i) Name.
16                 (ii) Employing State agency.
17                 (iii) Employing State division.
18                 (iv) Employment position title.
19                 (v) Current pay rate and year-to-date pay.
20         (2) A database of all current State expenditures,
21     sorted separately by agency, category, recipient, and
22     Representative District.
23         (3) A database of all development assistance
24     reportable pursuant to the Corporate Accountability for
25     Tax Expenditures Act, sorted separately by tax credit
26     category, taxpayer, and Representative District.



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1         (4) A database of all revocations and suspensions of
2     State occupation and use tax certificates of registration
3     and all revocations and suspensions of State professional
4     licenses, sorted separately by name, geographic location,
5     and certificate of registration number or license number,
6     as applicable. Professional license revocations and
7     suspensions shall be posted only if resulting from a
8     failure to pay taxes, license fees, or child support.
9         (5) A database of all current State contracts, sorted
10     separately by contractor name, awarding officer or agency,
11     contract value, and goods or services provided.
12     (d) The ITAP shall include all information required to be
13 published by subsection (c) of this Section that is available
14 to the Department in a format the Department can compile and
15 publish on the ITAP. The Department shall update the ITAP as
16 additional information becomes available in a format that can
17 be compiled and published on the ITAP by the Department.
18     (e) Each State agency shall cooperate with the Department
19 in furnishing the information necessary for the implementation
20 of this Section within a timeframe specified by the Department.
21     Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect January
22 1, 2010.