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 1        AN  ACT  to amend the Redevelopment Project Rehousing Act
 2    by changing the title and Sections 0.01 and 2.

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

 5        Section  5.   The  Redevelopment Project Rehousing Act is
 6    amended by changing the title and  Sections  0.01  and  2  as
 7    follows:

 8        (310 ILCS 30/Act title)
 9        An  Act  in relation to rehousing persons residing in the
10    areas of redevelopment projects undertaken  pursuant  to  the
11    "Blighted  Areas  Redevelopment  Act  of 1947" enacted by the
12    Sixty-fifth General Assembly, and to provide  for  state  and
13    municipal contributions therefor, and capital improvements to
14    the projects built pursuant to this Act.

15        (310 ILCS 30/0.01) (from Ch. 67 1/2, par. 91.990)
16        Sec.  0.01.   Short  title.  This Act may be cited as the
17    Redevelopment Project Rehousing and Capital Improvements Act.
18    (Source: P.A. 86-1324.)

19        (310 ILCS 30/2) (from Ch. 67 1/2, par. 93)
20        Sec.  2.   Any  housing  authority  may  apply   to   the
21    Department of Commerce and Community Affairs for the grant of
22    a  sum  from  the  amount  to be appropriated for this Act to
23    develop housing projects pursuant to the "Housing Authorities
24    Act", approved March 19, 1934, as amended, to facilitate  and
25    aid  in  the  rehousing of persons eligible for tenancy under
26    said Act residing in the site of a redevelopment project  who
27    could   not   otherwise  be  rehoused  in  decent,  safe  and
28    uncongested dwelling accommodations  within  their  financial
29    reach.
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 1        Upon  a  showing  of  need  of  a  grant  from the amount
 2    appropriated for this Act and that the sum so granted will be
 3    satisfactorily employed  by  the  housing  authority  in  the
 4    development  of  housing projects for the purposes authorized
 5    by this Act, the Director of the Department of  Commerce  and
 6    Community  Affairs  shall transmit to the State Comptroller a
 7    statement of approval and of the amount  of  the  grant,  and
 8    when  the  municipality  has paid to the housing authority an
 9    amount at least equal to the amount of  the  approved  grant,
10    the Comptroller shall pay the amount of the approved grant to
11    the housing authority from the appropriation for grants under
12    this  Act.  Such payment completes all obligations assumed by
13    the State under the provisions of this Act.   The  amount  so
14    granted  together  with  the  amount contributed by the city,
15    village or  incorporated  town  in  which  the  redevelopment
16    project is situated shall be deposited in a separate fund and
17    shall  be  applied  only  to  the  planning, acquisition, and
18    development, and capital improvements of the approved housing
19    project or projects for the purposes authorized by  this  Act
20    and  the  Housing  Authorities  Act.   The expenditure of any
21    moneys from such  separate  fund  and  the  location  of  the
22    rehousing  project  or  projects  shall  be  subject  to  the
23    approval  of the Department of Commerce and Community Affairs
24    and the governing body  of  the  municipality  in  which  the
25    redevelopment project is located.
26    (Source: P.A. 81-1509.)

27        Section  99.  Effective date.  This Act takes effect upon
28    becoming law.

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