Synopsis As Introduced Creates the Local Initiative Sunshine Act. Provides that beginning on July 1, 2017 or on the effective date of the Act, whichever is later, the Office of the Comptroller shall create and maintain a searchable database website to provide information concerning recipients of gubernatorial or legislative member initiatives. Sets forth the requirements for the website database. Provides for the purpose of the Act. Defines terms. Effective immediately.
House Floor Amendment No. 2 Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Reinserts the provisions of the bill as introduced with changes. Provides that beginning on January 1, 2018 (rather than July 1, 2017), the Office of the Comptroller shall create and maintain a searchable database website containing information concerning initiative recipients. Modifies the information to be included on the database. Provides that funding agencies shall be responsible for submitting required information to the Comptroller. Provides that the database website must contain a summary of the requirements of the Grant Accountability and Transparency Act and the Illinois Grant Funds Recovery Act, to the extent the requirements of those Acts will apply to the funding initiatives. Modifies definitions. Makes conforming changes. Effective January 1, 2018 (rather than effective immediately).