Synopsis As Introduced Amends the Illinois Administrative Procedure Act and the Intergovernmental Cooperation Act. Requires that before entering into or implementing an intergovernmental agreement, a State agency must adopt administrative rules as the means of doing so, including rules that establish the terms and conditions of the agreement. Provides that if 2 or more State agencies wish to participate in an intergovernmental agreement, they may adopt joint rules. Requires State agencies to file, with the Secretary of State within 6 months, copies of existing intergovernmental agreements that have not been fully performed by all parties. Adopts the definition of State "agency" from the Illinois Administrative Procedure Act and includes the Governor for purposes of intergovernmental agreements. Effective immediately.
House Committee Amendment No. 1 Provides that a State agency must adopt rules before entering into an intergovernmental agreement with another State agency (instead of any intergovernmental agreement).
Fiscal Note (H-AM 1) (Office of the Secretary of State)
House Bill 1073 (H-AM 1) will have little to no fiscal impact on the Secretary of State's Office.