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 1        AN ACT in relation to employment.

 2        Be  it  enacted  by  the People of the State of Illinois,
 3    represented in the General Assembly:

 4        Section 5. The Department of Employment Security  Law  of
 5    the  Civil  Administrative  Code  of  Illinois  is amended by
 6    adding Section 1005-155 as follows:

 7        (20 ILCS 1005/1005-155 new)
 8        Sec. 1005-155.  Illinois Employment and Training  Centers
 9    report.  The  Department of Employment Security, or the State
10    agency responsible for the oversight of the federal Workforce
11    Investment Act of 1998 if that agency is not  the  Department
12    of  Employment  Security,  shall  prepare  a  report  for the
13    Governor and the General Assembly regarding the  progress  of
14    the  Illinois  Employment  and  Training  Centers  in serving
15    individuals with disabilities. The report must  include,  but
16    is   not  limited  to,  the  following:  (i)  the  number  of
17    individuals referred to the Illinois Employment and  Training
18    Centers  by  the  Department  of  Human  Services  Office  of
19    Rehabilitation  Services;  (ii)  the total number of disabled
20    individuals served by the Illinois  Employment  and  Training
21    Centers;  (iii)  the number of disabled individuals served in
22    federal Workforce  Investment  Act  of  1998  employment  and
23    training  programs;  (iv)  the  number  of  individuals  with
24    disabilities   annually   placed  in  jobs  by  the  Illinois
25    Employment and  Training  Centers;  and  (v)  the  number  of
26    individuals   with  disabilities  referred  by  the  Illinois
27    Employment and Training Centers to the  Department  of  Human
28    Services Office of Rehabilitation Services. The report is due
29    by December 31, 2004 based on the previous State program year
30    of  July  1 through June 30,  and is due annually thereafter.
31    "Individuals with disabilities"  are  defined  as  those  who
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 1    self-report  as  being  qualified  as disabled under the 1973
 2    Rehabilitation Act or the 1990 Americans   with  Disabilities
 3    Act, for the purposes of this Law.