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1    AN ACT concerning State government.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 5. The Children and Family Services Act is amended
5by changing Section 39.3 as follows:
6    (20 ILCS 505/39.3)
7    Sec. 39.3. Suggestion boxes. The Department must place in
8each residential treatment center, group home, shelter, and
9transitional living arrangement that accepts youth in care for
10placement by the Department a locked suggestion box into which
11residents may place comments and concerns to be addressed by
12the Department. Only employees of the Department shall have
13access to the contents of the locked suggestion boxes. An
14employee of the Department must check the locked suggestion
15boxes at least once per week. The Department shall submit a
16report to the General Assembly each year outlining the issues
17and concerns submitted to the locked suggestion box and the
18solution to each issue and concern.
19(Source: P.A. 99-342, eff. 8-11-15; 100-159, eff. 8-18-17.)