Rep. Michael J. Madigan

Filed: 5/22/2012





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2    AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend Senate Bill 2958 by replacing
3everything after the enacting clause with the following:
4    "Section 5. The Department of Human Services Act is amended
5by changing Section 1-20 as follows:
6    (20 ILCS 1305/1-20)
7    Sec. 1-20. General powers and duties.
8    (a) The The Department shall exercise the rights, powers,
9duties, and functions provided by law, including (but not
10limited to) the rights, powers, duties, and functions
11transferred to the Department under Article 80 and Article 90
12of this Act.
13    (b) The Department may employ personnel (in accordance with
14the Personnel Code), provide facilities, contract for goods and
15services, and adopt rules as necessary to carry out its
16functions and purposes, all in accordance with applicable State



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1and federal law.
2(Source: P.A. 89-507, eff. 7-3-96.)".