State of Illinois
91st General Assembly

   [ Search ]   [ Legislation ]
[ Home ]   [ Back ]   [ Bottom ]

[ Introduced ][ Engrossed ][ House Amendment 001 ]


HB2147 Enrolled                                LRB9105004DHmg

 1        AN ACT to amend the Illinois Promotion Act.

 2        Be it enacted by the People of  the  State  of  Illinois,
 3    represented in the General Assembly:

 4        Section  5.  The  Illinois  Promotion  Act  is amended by
 5    adding Section 4b as follows:

 6        (20 ILCS 665/4b new)
 7        Sec. 4b.  Coordinating Committee.   There  is  created  a
 8    Coordinating   Committee  of  State  agencies  involved  with
 9    tourism in the  State  of  Illinois.    The  Committee  shall
10    consist  of the Director of Commerce and Community Affairs as
11    chairman,  the  Lieutenant   Governor,   the   Secretary   of
12    Transportation or his or her designee, and the head executive
13    officer or his or her designee of the following: the Historic
14    Preservation Agency; the Department of Natural Resources; the
15    Department  of  Agriculture;  the  Illinois Arts Council; the
16    Illinois  Community  College  Board;  the  Board  of   Higher
17    Education;  and  the  Grape  and Wine Resources Council.  The
18    Committee shall  also  include  4  members  of  the  Illinois
19    General  Assembly,  one of whom shall be named by the Speaker
20    of the House of Representatives, one of whom shall  be  named
21    by  the  Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, one
22    of whom who shall be named by the President  of  the  Senate,
23    and  one of whom shall be named by the Minority Leader of the
24    Senate.  The Committee shall meet at least quarterly  and  at
25    other  times  as  called  by  the chair.  The Committee shall
26    coordinate  the  promotion   and   development   of   tourism
27    activities throughout State government.

[ Top ]