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Full Text of HB4245  99th General Assembly




State of Illinois
2015 and 2016


Introduced , by Rep. C.D. Davidsmeyer - Bill Mitchell - Terri Bryant - Tim Butler - Avery Bourne, et al.


15 ILCS 20/50-22

    Amends the State Budget Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. For FY16, provides a continuing appropriation for each State agency to meet personnel expenditures for each payroll period during which appropriations for personnel expenditures have not been made available to that State agency. Defines "State agency" to include all State agencies, the office of any constitutional officer, State universities, community colleges, and any agency, board, commission, or other instrumentality of State government to which an appropriation for personnel expenditures was made from a State fund in FY15. Defines "personnel expenditure" and "applicable State fund". Effective immediately.

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1    AN ACT concerning State government.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 5. The State Budget Law of the Civil Administrative
5Code of Illinois is amended by changing Section 50-22 as
7    (15 ILCS 20/50-22)
8    Sec. 50-22. Funding for salaries of General Assembly
9members, State employees, and judges; legislative operations.
10    (a) Beginning July 1, 2014, the aggregate appropriations
11available for salaries for members of the General Assembly and
12judges from all State funds for each State fiscal year shall be
13no less than the total aggregate appropriations made available
14for salaries for members of the General Assembly and judges for
15the immediately preceding fiscal year.
16    (b) Beginning July 1, 2014, the aggregate appropriations
17available for legislative operations from all State funds for
18each State fiscal year shall be no less than the total
19aggregate appropriations made available for legislative
20operations for the immediately preceding fiscal year. For
21purposes of this subsection (b), "legislative operations"
22means any expenditure for the operation of the Office of the
23Auditor General, the House of Representatives, the Senate, the



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1Legislative Ethics Commission, the Office of the Legislative
2Inspector General, the Joint Committee on Legislative Support
3Services, and the legislative support services agencies.
4    (b-5) Beginning July 1, 2015 and continuing through June
530, 2016, there is hereby appropriated to each State agency
6from the applicable State funds, on a continuing basis, the
7amount necessary for personnel expenditures of the State
8agency, as jointly certified by the State agency and the
9Governor's Office of Management and Budget, for each payroll
10period during which appropriations for personnel expenditures
11have not been made available to the State agency for Fiscal
12Year 2016.
13    A continuing appropriation provided by this subsection
14(b-5) does not confer any right or expectation on any person,
15group, or entity in continued employment or the payment of
16personnel expenditures. This subsection (b-5) does not affect
17the establishment of particular wages, salaries, or other
18personnel expenditure amounts.
19    For the purposes of this subsection (b-5):
20        (1) "State agency" means the office of any
21    constitutional officer of the State government and any
22    agency, authority, board, commission, department, State
23    university, or other instrumentality of the State
24    government to which an appropriation for personnel
25    expenditures from a State fund was made in Fiscal Year
26    2015, or under which personnel expenditures were paid in



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1    Fiscal Year 2015. "State agency" also includes any
2    community college district.
3        (2) "Personnel expenditure" means an expenditure for
4    personal services, group insurance for employees paid out
5    of funds other than the General Revenue Fund, State
6    contributions to Social Security, and State contributions
7    to a State retirement system, other than an expenditure
8    described in subsection (a) or (b) of this Section.
9        (3) "Applicable State fund" means, with respect to a
10    State agency, the General Revenue Fund or other State fund
11    from which moneys were appropriated in Fiscal Year 2015 to
12    the State agency for personnel expenditures.
13    (c) If for any reason the aggregate appropriations made
14available are insufficient to meet the levels required by
15subsections (a), and (b), and (b-5) of this Section, this
16Section shall constitute a continuing appropriation of all
17amounts necessary for these purposes. The General Assembly may
18appropriate lesser amounts by law.
19(Source: P.A. 98-682, eff. 6-30-14.)
20    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
21becoming law.