Publications

Articles on Administrative Law

Amendments made to Public Museum Grants Program

April
2004
Illinois Law Update
Page 176
The Illinois Department of Natural Resources recently adopted amendments to 23 Ill Adm Code 3200. Effective January 26, 2004, the changes incorporate legislation amending the authorizing statute for the Public Museum Grants Program. 

Department of Public Health Adopts Changes to Background Check Program

April
2004
Illinois Law Update
Page 176
The Illinois Department of Public Health recently adopted amendments to 77 Ill Adm Code 220.2800, covering the Health Care Worker Background Check section of the Community-Based Residential Rehabilitation Center Demonstration Program Code.

Illinois Future Teacher Corps Program Amended

April
2004
Illinois Law Update
Page 176
On January 25, 2004, the Illinois Student Assistance Commission adopted amendments to its Illinois Future Teacher Corps Program ("IFTC"). 

Adult Literacy Grant Program Modified

March
2004
Illinois Law Update
Page 124
The Secretary of State's office adopted amendments to 23 Ill. Adm. Code 3040, calling for significant changes to the Adult Literacy Grant Program. 

Amendments Adopted by Department of Children and Family Services

March
2004
Illinois Law Update
Page 124
The Department of Children and Family Services recently amended 89 Ill. Adm. Code 431. 

Amendments Adopted Regarding Telecommunications Access to Persons with Disabilities

March
2004
Illinois Law Update
Page 124
The Illinois Commerce Commission recently adopted amendments to 83 Ill. Adm. Code 755. 

Changes in Place for Special Education Certification

March
2004
Illinois Law Update
Page 124
The Illinois State Board of Education recently adopted amendments to 23 Ill. Adm. Code 27, governing the Standards for Certification in Specific Teaching Fields. 

Amendments Made to Implement Health Care Worker Background Check Act

February
2004
Illinois Law Update
Page 70
The Illinois Department of Public Health recently adopted amendments to 77 Ill. Adm. Code 210. 

Carnival and Amusement Insurance Regulated

February
2004
Illinois Law Update
Page 70
The Illinois Carnival-Amusement and Safety Board adopted amendments to 56 Ill. Adm. Code 6000 to establish and clarify regulations related to insurance coverage on carnival and amusement rides.

Community College Board Adopts Amendments

February
2004
Illinois Law Update
Page 70
The Illinois Community College Board recently amended 23 Ill. Adm. Code 1501, governing the administration of the Illinois Public Community College Act.

Exemption for Issuance of Permits to Public Water Supplies

February
2004
Illinois Law Update
Page 70
The Illinois Commerce Commission recently enacted amendments to 35 Ill. Adm. Code 602. 

Illinois Military Family Relief Fund Act Implemented

January
2004
Illinois Law Update
Page 16
The Illinois Department of Military Affairs, pursuant to its authority under the Illinois Military Code, has adopted new regulations to provide monetary grants to families of Illinois National Guard members and Illinois residents serving in the Reserve components after the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.

New Adoption of Utility Standards

January
2004
Illinois Law Update
Page 16
Pursuant to federal regulations at 7 CFR 273.9(d)(6)(iii)(A) and to help reduce food stamp errors in housing expenses, the Illinois Department of Human Services amended 89 Ill. Adm. Code 121.

State Board of Education Amends Certification Requirements

January
2004
Illinois Law Update
Page 16
The Illinois State Board of Education recently adopted amendments to 23 Ill. Adm. Code 25. Effective October 20, 2003.

Amendments to Dental and Long-Term Care Programs

December
2003
Illinois Law Update
Page 600

New Regulations in Place for Petroleum Equipment Contractors

December
2003
Illinois Law Update
Page 600
The Office of the State Fire Marshall has adopted new regulations implementing the Petroleum Equipment Contractors Licensing Act, 225 ILCS 729/1, et. seq

Rules in Place for Vouchers on Riverboats

December
2003
Illinois Law Update
Page 600
The Illinois Gaming Board recently adopted significant amendments to 86 Ill. Adm. Code 3000, providing the regulatory framework for the implementation of voucher payment systems in Illinois riverboat gambling facilities.

Amendments Made Affecting Providers in the Medical Assistance Program

November
2003
Illinois Law Update
Page 550
The Illinois Department of Public Aid recently adopted amendments to 89 Ill. Adm. Code 104. Effective August 1, 2003, the changes implement new provisions under P.A. 92-789.

Board of Education Establishes Procedure for Public Comments

November
2003
Illinois Law Update
Page 550
The Illinois State Board of Education implemented a new procedure for the consideration of public comments regarding potential new rulemaking.

Department of Revenue Implements Tax Legislation

November
2003
Illinois Law Update
Page 550
The Illinois Department of Revenue recently adopted rulemaking to implement the requirements of various public acts, including 92-492, 92-322, 92-526, and 92-393. 

Child Care Collaboration Program implemented

October
2003
Illinois Law Update
Page 492
The Illinois Department of Human Services recently adopted amendments to 89 Ill. Adm. Code 50 to implement the Child Care Collaboration Program.

Customer information to be safeguarded under new regulations

October
2003
Illinois Law Update
Page 492
The Illinois Department of Insurance recently adopted rulemaking with the goal of providing better safeguards for customer information.

Sweeping regulation regarding sex offenders

October
2003
Illinois Law Update
Page 492
The Illinois Sex Offender Management Board recently adopted regulations pursuant to their duties under 20 ILCS 4026.

Changes in place for reporting of child abuse

September
2003
Illinois Law Update
Page 436
The Illinois Department of Children and Family Services recently adopted amendments related to the reporting of child abuse and neglect.

Funding procedure for Alternative Learning Opportunities Programs clarified

September
2003
Illinois Law Update
Page 436
The Illinois State Board of Education recently adopted an amendment to 23 Ill Adm Code 240, governing Alternative Learning Opportunities Programs (ALOPs).

Is Moren unmoorin’ administrative agencies from statutory limits?

By Helen W. Gunnarsson
September
2003
LawPulse
Page 430
According to one informed observer, a recent appellate case gives administrative agencies powers the legislature didn't intend to confer.

State police amend procedures under Firearm Owner’s Identification Card Act

September
2003
Illinois Law Update
Page 436
The Department of Illinois State Police has adopted amendments that affect the issuance of firearm owner's identification cards and clarify the definition of an "antique firearm."

Department of Natural Resources amends classifications

August
2003
Illinois Law Update
Page 384
The Illinois Department of Natural Resources recently adopted amendments to 17 Ill Adm Code 110 and 17 Ill Adm Code 2030.

Enforcement in place for Uniform Disposition of Unclaimed Property Act

August
2003
Illinois Law Update
Page 384
The Illinois State Treasurer and the Office of Banks and Real Estate have promulgated joint regulations related to the Uniform Disposition of Unclaimed Property Act (765 ILCS 1025).

Organ donor leave implemented

August
2003
Illinois Law Update
Page 384
The Illinois Department of Central Management Services recently adopted amendments to implement the mandates of the Organ Donor Leave Act (5 ILCS 327).

Pages

Select a Different Subject