Illinois Compiled Statutes 775 ILCS 5 Illinois Human Rights Act. Section 9-102

    (775 ILCS 5/9-102) (from Ch. 68, par. 9-102)

    Sec. 9-102. Pending Matters) (A) Charges; Complaints; Causes of Action. This Act shall not affect or abate any cause of action, charge, complaint or other matter pending before or accrued under the jurisdiction of the Fair Employment Practices Commission or the Department of Equal Employment Opportunity. Each charge, complaint, or matter shall be assumed by the Department or Commission, as provided in this Act, at the same stage, or a parallel stage, of proceeding to which it had progressed prior to the effective date of this Act.

    (B) Special Cases. The Human Rights Act shall not in any way affect or abate any right, claim or cause of action under the "Equal Opportunities for the Handicapped Act", approved August 23, 1971, as amended, which accrued or arose prior to July 1, 1980.

(Source: P.A. 84-1084.)

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