093_HB0122 LRB093 03388 JAM 03406 b 1 AN ACT concerning the State Fire Marshal. 2 Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, 3 represented in the General Assembly: 4 Section 5. The State Fire Marshal Act is amended by 5 adding Section 2.5 as follows: 6 (20 ILCS 2905/2.5 new) 7 Sec. 2.5. Bulk purchases. In addition to his or her 8 authority under the Governmental Joint Purchasing Act and the 9 Intergovernmental Cooperation Act, the State Fire Marshal may 10 make bulk procurements of supplies and equipment for purchase 11 by fire departments and fire protection districts within 12 Illinois in order that the fire departments and fire 13 protection districts may maximize their purchasing power. 14 Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon 15 becoming law.