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Title:African Descent-Citizens Reparations Commission
Contact Name:Central Management Services
Function:The Commission shall develop and implement measures to ensure equity, equality, and parity for African American descendents of slavery; hold hearings to discuss the implementation of those measures; educate the public on reparations for African American descendants of slavery; report to the General Assembly information and findings regarding the work of the Commission; discuss and perform actions regarding preveration of African American neighborhoods, building and development of a Vocational Training Center for People of African Descent-Citizens, ensuring proportional representation in all State contracts, and creation and enforcement of an Illinois Slavery Era Disclosure Bill.
Senate Confirmation:No
Composition:The Governor or their designee; one member of the House of Representatives appointed by the Speaker; one member of the Senate appointed by the Senate President; one member of the House of Representatives appointed by the Minority leader; one member of the Senate appointed by the Minority leader; three represenatives of a national coalition that supports reparations for African Americans appointed by the Governor; ten members of the public appointed by the Governor, at least eight of whom
Chair:Elected from among the members

 Member Names

Name (Last, First)Term ExpiresMember SinceAffiliationAppointed ByPositionTitleCounty
VACANTStatuteGovernor or their designee
VACANTSpeaker of the HouseState Representative
VACANTSenate PresidentState Senator
VACANTMinority Leader of the House of RepresentativesState Representative
VACANTMinority Leader of the SenateState Senator
VACANTGovernorMemberRepresentative of a national coalition that supports reparations for African Americans
VACANTGovernorMemberRepresentative of a national coalition that supports reparations for African Americans
VACANTGovernorMemberRepresentative of a national coalition that supports reparations for African Americans
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