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Full Text of HB2570  100th General Assembly




HB2570 EnrolledLRB100 10956 MJP 21193 b

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 Military Code of Illinois is amended by
5adding Section 28.7 as follows:
6    (20 ILCS 1805/28.7 new)
7    Sec. 28.7. Presentation of State flag. When a member of the
8Illinois National Guard dies while serving in duty or training
9statuses pursuant to Title 10 or Title 32 of the United States
10Code as approved by the member's service component, the
11Adjutant General, the Assistant Adjutant General for Army, or
12the Assistant Adjutant General for Air shall present one State
13flag of Illinois to the next of kin of the deceased Illinois
14National Guard member who receives the United States burial
15flag, or that person's designee, as soon as is practicable.
16    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
17becoming law.