(5 ILCS 100/5-15)
(from Ch. 127, par. 1005-15)
(a) Each agency shall maintain as rules the following:
(1) A current description of the agency's
organization with necessary charts depicting that organization.
(2) The current procedures by which the public can
obtain information or make submissions or requests on subjects, programs, and activities of the agency. Requests for copies of agency rules shall not be deemed Freedom of Information Act requests unless so labeled by the requestor.
(3) Tables of contents, indices, reference tables,
and other materials to aid users in finding and using the agency's collection of rules currently in force.
(4) A current description of the agency's rulemaking
procedures with necessary flow charts depicting those procedures.
(5) Any rules adopted under this Section in
accordance with Sections 5-75 and 10-20 of this Act.
(b) The rules required to be filed by this Section may be adopted,
amended, or repealed and filed as provided in this Section instead of
any other provisions or requirements of this Act.
The rules required by this Section may be adopted, amended, or repealed
by filing a certified copy with the Secretary of State under
subsections (a) and (b) of Section 5-65 and may become effective immediately.
(Source: P.A. 90-155, eff. 7-23-97