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Illinois State Sen. Belt Law Encourages Corporations to Diversify Their Boards of Directors

Aug 28, 2019 - Targeted News Service

The Illinois Senate Democrats issued the following news on behalf of Illinois State Sen. Christopher Belt, D-Centreville:

State Senator Christopher Belt's legislation that will increase minority representation on corporate boards was signed into law today.

Under the legislation, all publicly held corporations whose principal executive offices are located in Illinois will be required to submit information with their annual report regarding the gender and racial/ethnic make-up of their...