Illinois Department of Employment Security

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Department of Employment Security
Department overview
Jurisdiction Illinois
Department executive
  • Jeffrey D. Mays, Director of Employment Security
Website www.ides.state.il.us

The Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) is the code department[1][2] of the Illinois state government that administers state unemployment benefits, runs the employment service and Illinois Job Bank, and publishes labor market information.[3] As of 12 January 2015, Jeffrey D. Mays was the Director of Employment Security.[4]

Structure[edit]

The board of review consists of 5 members, 2 of whom are representative citizens chosen from the employee class, 2 of whom are representative citizens chosen from the employing class, and one of whom is a representative citizen not identified with either the employing or employee classes.[5]

The Employment Security Advisory Board is composed of 12 persons, 4 of whom are representative citizens chosen from the employee class, 4 of whom are representative citizens chosen from the employing class, and 4 of whom are representative citizens not identified with either the employing class or the employee class.[6]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Uphoff, Judy Lee (2012). "The Governor and the Executive Branch". In Lind, Nancy S.; Rankin, Erik. Governing Illinois: Your Connection to State and Local Government (PDF) (4th ed.). Center Publications, Center for State Policy and Leadership, University of Illinois at Springfield. pp. 78–79. ISBN 978-0-938943-28-0. 
  2. ^ 20 ILCS 5/5-15
  3. ^ Department of Employment Security Law (20 ILCS 1005)
  4. ^ "Meet IDES Director Jay Rowell". Illinois Department of Employment Security. Retrieved 10 June 2014. 
  5. ^ 20 ILCS 5/5-125
  6. ^ 20 ILCS 5/5-540

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