Bill Status of SB3963 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: METRA-RAIL INSPECTOR GENERAL
Sen. Susan Garrett
| 1/12/2011||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Regional Transportation Authority Act. Provides for the appointment of a Commuter Rail Inspector General for a 5-year term for the purpose of detection, deterrence, and prevention of fraud, corruption, and mismanagement in the Commuter Rail Division (METRA). Contains provisions concerning appointment, terms, vacancies, qualifications, jurisdiction, duties, rulemaking authority, budget, and reporting requirements of the Commuter Rail Inspector General. Requires that the Commuter Rail Board appoint an ethics officer for the Commuter Rail Division. Amends the Whistleblower Act. Provides that "employer" includes the Office of the Commuter Rail Inspector General. Effective immediately.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 11/4/2010||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. Susan Garrett|| 11/4/2010||Senate||First Reading|| 11/4/2010||Senate||Referred to Assignments|| 1/12/2011||Senate||Session Sine Die|