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AN ACT concerning State government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
This Act may be cited as the
Illinois Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform Act.
Establishment of Commission.
(a) The Illinois Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and
Reform is established. The Commission shall consist of 22
voting members as follows: 6 members of the Illinois House of
Representatives, 3 appointed by the Speaker of the House and 3
appointed by the House Minority Leader; 6 members of the
Illinois Senate, 3 appointed by the Senate President and 3
appointed by the Senate Minority Leader; 6 members, with no
more than 4 from the same political party, who shall be
appointed by the Governor; and 4 public members, one each
appointed by the Speaker of the House, the House Minority
Leader, the Senate President, and the Senate Minority Leader.
Members shall serve without compensation.
(b) As soon as possible after the effective date of this
Act, the Commission shall meet.
(c) The Commission shall be provided assistance and
necessary staff support services by the Commission on
Government Forecasting and Accountability and the Governor's