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AN ACT concerning State government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
This Act may be cited as the
Illinois Commission on Amateur Sports Act.
Illinois Commission on Amateur Sports; purpose;
(a) The Illinois Commission on Amateur Sports is created.
(b) The purpose of the Commission is to research, study,
and to make recommendations to the Governor, the General
Assembly, and the Department of Commerce and Economic
Opportunity about the promotion, development, expansion,
hosting, and fostering of amateur sports, amateur sports
programs, and amateur sporting events and tournaments
throughout the State.
(c) Recommendations made by the Commission shall focus
generally on the promotion and encouragement of physical
fitness through the participation in amateur sports and
amateur sports programs and on the development of local and
statewide business opportunities and economic development
relating to amateur sports, amateur sports programs,
competitions, events and tournaments. The recommendations
reported by the Commission to the Governor, the General