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Full Text of HB0132  102nd General Assembly




HB0132 EnrolledLRB102 03945 RJF 13961 b

1    AN ACT concerning finance.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 5. The Business Enterprise for Minorities, Women,
5and Persons with Disabilities Act is amended by adding Section
68l as follows:
7    (30 ILCS 575/8l new)
8    Sec. 8l. Certification recognition. Notwithstanding any
9rule or provision of law to the contrary, the Business
10Enterprise Program shall recognize and accept the
11certifications of businesses that have been certified as
12minority-owned businesses or women-owned businesses by the
13City of Chicago, Cook County, or other entities approved by
14the Business Enterprise Council for purposes of participating
15in the Business Enterprise Program, provided that the City of
16Chicago, Cook County, or other entities approved by the
17Business Enterprise Council have certification requirements
18more restrictive than that required by the Business Enterprise
19Program under this Act, including, but not limited to, an
20income level requirement.