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Articles on Administrative Law

New health requirements for indoor physical fitness facilities December 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 622 Pursuant to the Physical Fitness Facility Medical Emergency Preparedness Act, the Department of Public health has added Part 527 to Title 77 (77 Ill Adm Code 527). 
Part-time/concurrent service may be considered to determine service time under SURS December 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 622 Effective September 6, 2005, the Illinois State Universities retirement System has added a new section to Part 1600 of Title 80, 80 Ill Adm Code 1600.
Employers to file quarterly tax returns for deductions and withholdings November 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 564 The Illinois Department of Revenue (Department) recently amended Part 100 of Title 86, effective August 15, 2005.
Guidelines for the storage and dissemination of driver’s license images November 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 564 In Part 1030 of Title 92, 92 Ill Adm Code 1030, the Secretary of State (Secretary) has added a new section to clarify the regulations regarding the use and distribution of images that are obtained by the Secretary.
New requirements to report teachers’ service and earnings credit November 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 564 Effective August 9, 2005, the Teachers' Retirement System (TRS) has added a new section to Part 1650 of Title 80, 80 Ill Adm Code 1650. 
Pre-conviction suspension or revocation of driver’s licenses and permits clarified November 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 564 The Illinois Secretary of State has amended Part 1040 of Title 92, 92 Ill Adm Code 1040. 
Revised criteria for Vocational Rehabilitation program eligibility November 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 564 The Illinois Department of Human Services (Department) has recently amended Part 553 of Title 89. 
Terminology in the Illinois Human Rights Act explained November 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 564 In Part 2300 of Title 71, 71 Ill Adm Code 2300, the Illinois Department of Human Rights (Department) has amended three sections. Effective August 19, 2005.
Boundaries set for use of administrative leave October 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 506 The Department of Central Management Services ("Department") has amended Part 302 of Title 80 to clearly outline proper use of administrative leave. 
New endorsements for transportation of hazardous materials October 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 506 Effective July 28, 2005, the Secretary of State has added a new section to Part 1030 of Title 92, 92 Ill Adm Code 1030.
Participants in SURS benefit plans may elect to make contributions during military leave October 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 506 In Part 1600 of Title 80, 80 Ill Adm Code 1600, the State Universities Retirement System (SURS) has added a new section. 
Schools must provide public education regardless of immigration status October 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 506 The State Board of Education recently amended Part 1 of Title 23, effective July 13, 2005.
Employee misconduct reporting requirement removed by Department of Children and Family Services September 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 446 Effective June 8, 2005, Part 434 of Title 89 was amended to remove reporting requirements and to implement administrative changes regarding audits and cost reports.
Reporting requirements defined for appointees with interests in state contracts September 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 446 Part 565 of Title 2 was recently amended to add information on reporting requirements for State appointees under the Illinois Governmental Ethics Act ("Act"). 
Secretary of State given authority to extend vehicle registration and titling program September 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 446 The Secretary of State has amended Part 1010 of Title 92, 92 Ill Adm Code 1010, effective June 10, 2005. 
Longer hazardous waste accumulation allowed for members of NEPTP August 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 390 In order to reflect changes in the federal hazardous waste program allowing greater waste accumulation time for members of the National Environmental Performance Track Program .
Mercury-Containing Equipment added to Universal Waste Category August 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 390 The Illinois Pollution Control Board has amended Part 733 of Title 35, 35 Ill Adm Code 733, effective April 13, 2005.
Process for hospitals to receive Medicaid and Medicare payments amended August 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 390 The Illinois Department of Public Aid recently amended Part 148 of Title 89 of the Illinois Administrative Code, 89 Ill Adm Code 148.
Stepparent income not counted in Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program August 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 390 Part 112 of Title 89 was amended by the Illinois Department of Human Services (Department), effective May 18, 2005.
New grievance procedure under Americans with Disabilities Act July 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 336 The Illinois State Board of Education (Board) recently added Part 1300 of Title 4 (4 Ill Adm Code 1300), effective April 25, 2005.
Police force applicant qualifications tightened July 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 336 The Illinois Department of State Police Merit Board has amended Part 150 of Title 80 of the Illinois Administrative Code. Effective April 15, 2005, the amendment refines the pool of police force applicants by requiring either a Bachelor's Degree or an Associate's Degree.
Procedures adopted for processing claims under the Illinois Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act July 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 336 The Illinois Department of Labor (IDL) recently added Part 230 of Title 56 of the Illinois Administrative Code, 56 Ill Adm Code 230.
Day care centers must notify parents when pesticides applied June 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 280 The Illinois Department of Children and Family Services has amended 89 Ill Adm Code 407. 
The Illinois Procurement Code amended June 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 280 Effective on March 28, 2005, the Illinois State Board of Education amended subsections 4545 and 5520 of 44 Ill Adm Code 1100. 
New grant program seeks an increase in students entering high technology fields June 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 280 Effective on March 22, 2005, the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity adopted 14 Ill Adm Code 110.
Reporting requirements increased for sex offenders - PA 093-0885 June 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 280 Notice must now be given if there is an escape, death, or court-ordered change in the custody status of a detainee or a civilly committed sexually violent person.
Transitional Food Stamp Program adopted June 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 280 The Illinois Department of Human Services recently amended 89 Ill Adm Code 121, effective February 4, 2005.
Amended requirements for telecommunications carriers to receive grants May 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 232 The Illinois Commerce Commission amended 83 Ill Adm Code 759, effective March 1, 2005.
Rail carriers required to provide walkways for their employees May 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 232 The Illinois Commerce Commission (Commission) recently adopted 92 Ill Adm Code 1546, effective February 15, 2005. This part requires that rail carriers provide walkways for railway workers.
Streamlined procedures for handling FOIA requests May 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 232 The Illinois State Board of Education recently adopted amendments to 2 Ill Adm Code 5001, effective on February 22, 2005.