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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:
The purpose of this Act is to help
homeless service providers receive federal resources during
public health emergencies, including personal protective
equipment for which the Federal Emergency Management Agency
has final authority for reimbursement.
The Department of Public Health Powers and
Duties Law of the
Civil Administrative Code of Illinois is
amended by adding Section 2310-434 as follows:
(20 ILCS 2310/2310-434 new)
Homeless service providers.
(a) In this Section, "homeless service provider" means a
person or entity who provides services to homeless persons
under any of the programs of or identified by the Department of
(b) The Department shall consider all homeless service
providers in the State to be essential critical infrastructure
workers in accordance with the most recent guidance from the
federal Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency. The
Department shall ensure that homeless service providers