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1    AN ACT concerning government.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 5. The Illinois Governmental Ethics Act is amended
5by adding Article 3B as follows:
6    (5 ILCS 420/Art. 3B heading new)

8    (5 ILCS 420/3B-5 new)
9    Sec. 3B-5. Definition. As used in this Article:
10    "Board" includes a board, commission, authority, task
11force, or other similar body to which one or more members are
12appointed by the Governor with the advice and consent of the
13Senate, but does not include any subcommittee thereof, and
14where the member receives any form of compensation on a per
15meeting basis; this does not include reimbursement for actual
16travel or other expenses necessarily incurred in discharging
17the duties of the office.
18    (5 ILCS 420/3B-10 new)
19    Sec. 3B-10. Per meeting compensation and meetings.
20Notwithstanding any other provision of law, a board member
21shall not receive per meeting compensation for more than one



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1meeting held during any 7 consecutive day period unless: (i)
2each meeting is more than 4 hours long, or (ii) in the case of a
3bona fide emergency.