Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Children and Family Services Act. Creates the Direct
Child Welfare Service Employee License Board within the Department
of Children and Family Services. Specifies the membership,
qualifications, and duties of that Board, and provides for recusal in
the event of a conflict of interest. Provides that members shall
receive no compensation, but may be reimbursed for their reasonable
and necessary expenses in attending Board meetings. Provides that
the Board shall make final determinations concerning the revocation,
suspension, or reinstatement of an employee's direct child welfare
service license after a hearing conducted under the Department's
rules. Specifies what constitutes a quorum and that a vacancy in the
Board shall not impair the right of a quorum to perform all the duties
of the Board. Makes other provisions for Board action. Authorizes the
Director to assign Department employees to provide staffing support
to the Board.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Gives the Act an immediate effective date.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 92-0471
Last action date: AUG-22-2001
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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