Public Act 101-0280
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    AN ACT concerning housing.
    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
    Section 5. The Homelessness Prevention Act is amended by
changing Section 6 and by adding Section 12.5 as follows:
    (310 ILCS 70/6)  (from Ch. 67 1/2, par. 1306)
    Sec. 6. Forms of assistance. Assistance offered to
households by grantees shall include but not be limited to the
    (a) payment of a rent or mortgage arrearage in an amount
established as necessary to defeat the eviction or foreclosure,
but shall in no event be greater than 3 months of rental or
mortgage arrears;
    (b) payment of a rent deposit or security deposit and
payment of not more than 2 months rent or mortgage payments;
    (b-5) payment of rent or mortgage;
    (c) payment of utility bills and arrearages; or
    (d) support services, where appropriate, to prevent
homelessness or repeated episodes of homelessness.
In no case shall the total assistance for a household be
greater than the equivalent of 6 months of rent or mortgage
(Source: P.A. 96-291, eff. 8-11-09.)
    (310 ILCS 70/12.5 new)
    Sec. 12.5. Administrative costs and case management
expenses. On an annual basis, a grantee's administrative costs
and case management expenses shall not exceed 15% of the grant
amount it receives under the Act.

Effective Date: 1/1/2020