State of Illinois
92nd General Assembly

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 1        AN ACT in relation to public aid.

 2        Be it enacted by the People of  the  State  of  Illinois,
 3    represented in the General Assembly:

 4        Section  5.  The  Illinois  Public Aid Code is amended by
 5    adding Section 4-20 as follows:

 6        (305 ILCS 5/4-20 new)
 7        Sec. 4-20. TANF rules; posting. The  Illinois  Department
 8    shall  prepare  and  publish a summary of the rules governing
 9    eligibility for and amounts of assistance under this Article,
10    the availability of assistance under other Articles  of  this
11    Code for recipients of assistance under this Article, and the
12    rights and responsibilities of recipients of assistance under
13    this  Article.  The summary must include a statement that the
14    full text of the  rules  is  available  for  inspection  upon
15    request.   The  summary must also include a statement that an
16    explanation of the rules will be provided upon request.   The
17    Illinois  Department  must post a copy of the summary in each
18    of its offices that serves  recipients  of  assistance  under
19    this  Article.   The  summary must be posted in a conspicuous
20    place that is accessible to recipients  of  assistance  under
21    this Article.

22        Section  99.  Effective  date. This Act takes effect upon
23    becoming law.

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