(215 ILCS 5/1203)
(from Ch. 73, par. 1065.903)
Powers and Additional Duties.
(a) The Director
may enter into any agreement with any corporation,
association or other entity he or she deems appropriate to undertake the process
described in this Article for the compilation and analysis of data
collected by the Department and may conduct or contract for studies on
insurance-related questions carried out in pursuance of the purposes of
this Article. The agreement may provide for the corporation, association or
entity to prepare and distribute or make available data to insurers,
government and the general public.
(b) The Director shall require, and the designated corporation,
association or entity shall prepare, semi-annual basic reports in the
aggregate on insurance cost trends in Illinois. The Director shall provide
these reports to the General Assembly, and upon request, to the public.
(c) Prior to the release or dissemination of these reports, the Director
or the designated corporation, association or entity, shall permit insurers
the opportunity to verify the accuracy of any information pertaining to the
insurer. The insurer may submit to the Director any corrections or errors
in the compilation of the data together with any supporting evidence and
documents the insurer may provide.
(Source: P.A. 84-1431.)