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 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.