State of Illinois

Press Releases & Statements

Breaking News: CESSA signed into law by Governor Pritzker


August 25, 2021 CHICAGO – Today, Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker signed the Community Emergency Services and Supports Act (CESSA) into...

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Advocacy Updates

July 28, 2021: New Laws Signed in Illinois for Special Education Students


Access Living friends and allies: We're very pleased to share that as of this morning, Illinois Governor JB Pritzker signed...

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Policy Positions & Legal Cases

Support SB 1975: Disability Homestead Exemption Amendment


Sen. Laura Fine - Dale Fowler - Melinda Bush, Brian W. Stewart, Dan McConchie, Terri Bryant, Julie A. Morrison, Cristina...

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Action Alerts

State of Illinois Expands Vaccine Eligibility to People with Disabilities


Access Living friends and allies: Today, the State of Illinois is officially expanding Phase 1B of its vaccine rollout plan...

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Press Releases & Statements

Statement on Governor Pritzker’s Proposed Budget for FY2022


Access Living paid close attention yesterday to Governor Pritzker's rollout of his Fiscal Year 2022 budget proposal. We applaud the...

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