Bill Status of SB0934 100th General Assembly
Short Description: YOUTH ADVISORY COUNCIL
Sen. Michael Connelly
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Open Meetings Act. Requires certain specified information to be posted on Internet websites maintained by units of local government or school districts with an operating budget of $1,000,000 or more. Requires units of local government and school districts to develop, maintain, and make publicly available, in any format the unit of local government or school district would otherwise utilize for its own purposes, information concerning moneys collected and expended by the unit of local government or school district. Amends the Freedom of Information Act. Provides that any record or information that a unit of local government or school district maintains an electronic copy of on its Internet website in order to comply with the Open Meetings Act is exempt from inspection and copying. Amends the Department of Central Management Services Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Provides that the Illinois Transparency and Accountability Portal shall have the capability to compile and update its database with information received from all school districts and units of local government. Amends the Notice by Publication Act. Provides that whenever an officer of a court, unit of local government, or school district is required by law to provide notice by publication in a newspaper, it is sufficient to publish certain specified information in lieu of the entire text of the notice. Contains a severability clause and a mandate exemption. Effective immediately.