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Full Text of SB1444  99th General Assembly




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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 and where the member receives any
13form of compensation on a per meeting basis; this does not
14include reimbursement for actual travel or other expenses
15necessarily incurred in discharging the duties of the office.
16    (5 ILCS 420/3B-10 new)
17    Sec. 3B-10. Per meeting compensation and meetings.
18Notwithstanding any other provision of law, a board member
19shall not receive per meeting compensation for more than one
20meeting held during any 7 consecutive day period unless: (i)
21each meeting is more than 4 hours long, or (ii) in the case of a



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1bona fide emergency.