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The Illinois Transparency & Accountability Portal web site provides information about state employees’ pay, state expenditures, and state contracts. The text below explains general information about the Portal. For specific information about the available data, please refer to the Transparency & Illinois Accountability Portal Employees FAQ, Expenditures FAQ or other FAQs.

Public Act 096-0225 is effective January 1, 2010, and requires the Department of Central Management Services (CMS) to have the Illinois Transparency and Accountability Portal (ITAP) established within 12 months of this effective date. The ITAP project was initiated with employee pay and state expenditure data from the agencies that fall under the jurisdiction of the Governor. The process of publishing data to this site is ongoing and CMS shall update ITAP as additional information becomes available in a format that can be compiled and published on ITAP.

Public Information

While all of the information contained on this site is an open record in accordance with Illinois law, there may be additional public records available regarding this data. Additional records can be obtained by making a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request to the appropriate records custodian(s) in the agency that possesses the documents in accordance with the law.

Site Availability

This site will be available 24 hours a day, seven days a week except during necessary site maintenance. All data will be updated nightly with the prior business day’s transactions; the site will be closed between 12:00 a.m. to 1:30 a.m. during this maintenance window. The information published will contain the most-current data available at the time.

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Please take a moment to review the disclaimers applicable to the content on this webpage.

Site Feedback

For specific technical questions or feedback on design functionality regarding the Illinois Transparency & Accountability Portal web site, please email: WebServices.CMS@illinois.gov. Requests for information should not be directed to this email address, but instead addressed to the appropriate records custodian(s) in the agency that possesses the documents.