TITLE 4: DISCRIMINATION PROCEDURES
CHAPTER II: ILLINOIS STATE POLICE
PART 825 AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT GRIEVANCE PROCEDURE
SECTION 825.20 DEFINITIONS
Section 825.20 Definitions
"ADA" means the Americans With Disabilities Act of 1990 (42 USC 12101 et seq.).
"ADA Coordinator" means the person appointed by the Director of the Department to coordinate the Department's efforts to comply with and carry out its responsibilities under Title II of the ADA, including any investigation of grievances filed by complainants. The ADA Coordinator may be contacted at Department of State Police, ADA Coordinator, 3700 East Lake Shore Drive, Springfield, Illinois 62712, 217/782-1282 (voice), 800/255-3323 (TDD). (See 28 CFR 35.107.)
"Complainant" means a qualified individual with a disability who files a grievance on the grievance form provided by the Department.
"Department" means the Illinois Department of State Police.
"Director" means the Director of the Department of State Police or a duly authorized designee.
"Disability" shall have the same meaning as set forth in the ADA.
"Grievance" means any written complaint under the ADA by an individual with a disability who meets the eligibility requirements for participation in, or receipt of, the benefits of a program, activity, or service offered by the Department and who believes he or she has been excluded from participation in, or denied the benefits of, any program, service, or activity of the Department, or who has been subjected to discrimination by the Department on the basis of his or her disability.
"Grievance Form" means the form prescribed by the Department for the purpose of filing a grievance under this Part and includes information such as name, address, telephone number, nature of the grievance, with specificity, including date of incident, time, and place and witnesses, if applicable.
"Qualified individual with a disability" means an individual with a disability who, with or without reasonable modifications to rules, policies, or practices, the removal of architectural, communication, or transportation barriers, or the provision of auxiliary aids and services, meets the essential eligibility requirements for the receipt of services or the participation in programs or activities provided by the Department.