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Full Text of HB6574  93rd General Assembly


Sen. Richard J. Winkel Jr.

Filed: 5/5/2004





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2     AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend House Bill 6574 by replacing
3 everything after the enacting clause with the following:
4     "Section 5. The University of Illinois Act is amended by
5 adding Section 1g as follows:
6     "(110 ILCS 305/1g new)
7     Sec. 1g. Disclosure of electronic mail addresses.
8     (a) Except as otherwise provided by law, the University may
9 not disclose the electronic mail addresses of any University
10 employee or student if the disclosure is likely to result in
11 the employee or student receiving an unsolicited mass
12 communication.
13     (b) Single or consecutive requests for the electronic mail
14 addresses of more than 25 employees or students are presumed to
15 be made for the purpose of unsolicited mass communications.
16 Requests for electronic mail addresses by the news media,
17 however, are not considered to be made for the purpose of
18 unsolicited mass communications regardless of the amount of the
19 addresses requested if the requests are made to access and
20 disseminate information regarding the health, safety, welfare,
21 or legal rights of the general public.".