Bill Status of SB2644 100th General Assembly
Short Description: ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE-EMAIL
Sen. Jil Tracy and Michael Connelly
|Judiciary Hearing Feb 27 2018 3:15PM Capitol 400 Springfield, IL |
| 2/14/2018||Senate||Assigned to Judiciary|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Administrative Procedure Act. Provides that notice to parties in a contested case under the Act shall be served, among other forms of service, by email. Provides that parties in a contested case under the Act shall be notified, among other forms of notification, by email of any decision or order in that case. Provides for specified requirements for the consent of service by email. Provides that an agency may request, but not require, unless otherwise required by law, an unrepresented party to designate an email address to which specified documents may be transmitted. Provides that no document described in specified provisions may be served by email to the extent the documents contains certain specified information. Provides that service by email is deemed complete on the day of transmission. Provides that agencies that use email to service documents shall adopt rules that specify the standard for confirming delivery, and in failure to confirm delivery, what steps the agency will take to ensure that service by email or other means is accomplished.