|Public Act 097-0249|
|HB1373 Enrolled||LRB097 07953 RLJ 48072 b|
AN ACT concerning State government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The State Records Act is amended by changing
Section 16 as follows:
(5 ILCS 160/16)
(from Ch. 116, par. 43.19)
There is created the State Records Commission.
Commission shall consist of the following State officials or
authorized representatives: the Secretary of State, who
shall act as chairman; the State Historian, who shall
secretary; the State Treasurer; the
Director of Central
Attorney General; and the State
Comptroller. The Commission shall meet whenever called
chairman, who shall have no vote on matters considered by the
It shall be the duty of the Commission to determine
what records no longer
have any administrative, fiscal, legal,
research, or historical value and
be destroyed or
disposed of otherwise.
The Commission may make recommendations
to the Secretary of State concerning policies, guidelines, and
best practices for addressing electronic records management
issues as authorized under Section 37 of the Government
Electronic Records Act.
(Source: P.A. 92-866, eff. 1-3-03.)