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1    AN ACT concerning regulation.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 5. The MC/DD Act is amended by adding Section 2-204
5as follows:
6    (210 ILCS 46/2-204 new)
7    Sec. 2-204. DD Facility Advisory Board. The DD Facility
8Advisory Board established under Section 2-204 of the ID/DD
9Community Care Act shall advise the Department of Public Health
10on all aspects of its responsibilities under this Act,
11including the format and content of any rules adopted by the
12Department of Public Health. Any such rules, except emergency
13rules adopted pursuant to Section 5-45 of the Illinois
14Administrative Procedure Act, adopted without obtaining the
15advice of the DD Facility Advisory Board are null and void. If
16the Department fails to follow the advice of the DD Facility
17Advisory Board, the Department shall, prior to the adoption of
18such rules, transmit a written explanation of the reason
19therefor to the DD Facility Advisory Board. During its review
20of rules, the DD Facility Advisory Board shall analyze the
21economic and regulatory impact of those rules. If the DD
22Facility Advisory Board, having been asked for its advice,
23fails to advise the Department within 90 days, the rules shall



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1be considered acted upon.
2    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
3becoming law.