92nd General Assembly
Status of SB2239
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   New Act                                                                     

        Creates the Illinois Ex-Offenders Employment  Stabilization  Act.      
   Provides  that the Department of Employment Security shall establish a      
   grant   program   titled   the   Illinois   Ex-Offenders    Employment      
   Stabilization  Program. The program applies to local governments where      
   the number of residents under State community correctional supervision      
   is 10, 000 or more and with a recidivism rate of 25% or more. Provides      
   that  the  Governor   shall   appoint   an   Ex-Offenders   Employment      
   Stabilization   Program   Advisory  Board,  which  shall  prepare  and      
   recommend rules for the program, determine criteria and procedures for      
   grant awards, review grant applications, and make  recommendations  to      
   the  Department  concerning  grant  awards.  Provides requirements for      
   grant proposals. Provides  that  funds  may  be  appropriated  to  the      
   Department  to  pay  its costs of administering the program. Effective      
   FEB-07-2002  S  FIRST READING                                                  
   FEB-07-2002  S  REFERRED TO SENATE RULES COMMITTEE       RULES                 
   JAN-07-2003  S  SESSION SINE DIE                                               


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