Rule 59-270

Proposed Rule/Public Act

Agency Name Department of Human Services
Contact Person Tracie Drew
Address 100 South Gand Avenue East
3rd Floor
Springfield, IL 62762
Phone (217) 785-9772
Fax (217) 557-1547
Heading of the Part/Public Act 59 Ill. Adm. Code 132
Admin Code Citation/Public Act Number Autism Research Fund Scientific Review Committee
Section Numbers 270.10, 270.20, 270.30, 270.40, 270.50
Illinois Register Citation (Page Number & Publication Date) 33 Ill. Reg. 7054, May 29, 2009
Type of Rule(New/Emergency/Amended) New

Type of Impact

(Reporting/Cost, Fee/Education, Credit/Other)

May apply for grants
Business or Industry Type Affected Small businesses and not-for-profit corporations capable of scientific research into autism may wish to apply for research funding resulting from this rule.
Effective Date April 27, 2010

Plain Language Explanation

This is a new Rule authorized by PA 94-442 that requires the Department to establish a Scientific Review Committee to review and assess grant applications for autism research.


Members of the public may submit comments to the agency contact listed above. Comments should be submitted within 45-days of publication in the Illinois Register.

Public Hearing Location

Not appliciable.

Advisory Opinion

Not appliciable.