Southend Reporter from Chicago, Illinois on April 7, 1977 · Page 17
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Southend Reporter from Chicago, Illinois · Page 17

Chicago, Illinois
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Thursday, April 7, 1977
Page 17
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Ecoiutmfct Newspapers, Wednesday, April i. 1977 t Meyer hails passage of sunset legislation Ping-pong winners honored Ike Stedort condl's spirit committee at Christ Ike Km« scbMi, IBM S. HoyiK, spcMMred a piMg-pMg touvraen for statate n grades fenr to ri0U. CowcU Vice Prest- demVKttte Show* (left), seventh grade, urf condl Presided Haum MahMey, eight* grade, presort Ion- Businessmen to hear Bilandic trophies to wtners (frwrt, from left) Joui Wag- Mr, fMrtfc grade; Geerge Doig, sixtii grade; Tim Garvcy, fomrth grade; (back, from left) Ray Murray, eighth grade, aad Brtat Sftuuon, eighth grade. Passage of sunset legislation by the Illinois House was called "a strong first step toward insuring that state agencies will be more' beneficial to the public" by State Rep. Ted Meyer (R- 2«h). The legislation (HB 540), formally called the Regulatory Self-Destruct act, provides that a limited number of state agencies would "expire" and the state's public utilities act and insurance code would automatically be repeated every decade. "One of the most attrac* · tive features of sunset legislation is that it forces persons who run the agencies to run them more for the benefit of the public as a whole rather than for specific private interests," Rep. Meyer said. "The agency personnel would be aware of the periodic review and would want to constantly improve their service and benefit to the public to increase chances for the agency's survival." The bill requires the 33 agencies covered in the act (primarily those regulating professions and occupations in Illinois) to undergo a performance audit every 10 years. Each of the agencies would automatically expire, at staggered intervals, unless the legislature decides to resurrect the agency, "Sunset legislation of this nature shifts the burden on the agency under review to justify its existence," Mey- er said, "and it should be emphasized that this sunset law would "not slop the legislature from shaving bureaucratic waste by eliminating an agency before the 10 year deadlines. "The bill breezed through the House on a 159-tp-O roll call, so you know legislators are aware- of the need for this kind of anti-bureaucracy mechanism. 'Tm hopeful that this bill will pass the Senate as easily as it did the House and be signed into law by GOT. Thompson." Loretto in Hayes league lead Our Lady of Loretto has taken first place in Hayes part's Seventh Grade Basketball league. After three games, Our Lady of Lorelto's team has an u n d e f e a t e d record. Christ the King is in second plage, 2 and 1. St Thomas More holds third, 1 and 2, and St. Rita, 0-3. is in last place. · Our Lady of Lorelto's team dealt Christ the King its only defeat, 27 to 25. Games are played at Hayes park, 2936 W. 85lh st., W e d n e s d a y nights. ·Gametimes are 7:30 and 8:30. Joan Rapsus earns BA at St. Xavier Joan Marie Rapsus, 703* S. Rockwell si., has been awarded a bachelor of arts degree at mid-year graduation ceremonies at St. Xavier college, 3700 W. 103rd st. She was the recipient of the Distinguished Service award at the college in May, 1976. At the college, Rapsus served as senator and public relations chairman for student government. She was also a copy editor for the Xavierlte newspaper as well as a cartoonist and columnist. Rapsus received a certificate of merit in college journalism in 1975 and the Poets and Patrons award of outstanding achievement. She is a graduate of Maria High school. PLEDGE SORORITY Patricia Coules, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Peter Coulles, 11611 S. Knox ave., has pledged Kappa Epsilon sorority at Augustana college, Bock Island, Mayor BUandic wfll discuss, his administration's ability- to manage Chicago before more than 3,000 businessmen during an April 15 luncheon at the Conrad Hilton hotel. ' Tickets tot the event to be held in both the International and Grand ballrooms are available 'at $25 a person at the Elect Blland Mayor office, IB N. Clark t st. According to Patrick L. O'Matley, chairman of the Canteen corporation and chairman of the event, "this luncheon wiiK allow busi- nessmen'of this area, whose Interest and investment m * the city are so crucial to Its future, to hear Bfiandic discuss his policies-and. bis plans for Chicago." O'Malley continued, the "outpouring of support for Mayor Bilaixtic both from small businessmen and industry leaders re-emphasizes the-recognition of Mike Bilandic's abilities to lead and manage Chicago in a business-like, competent and professional manner." Forty-seven people from all areas of business and industry are working on the organizing committee fof the luncheon. Members from throughout the city include attorneys,, community banking officials, transportation administrators, developers, food · executives and cominunica- *tons leaders. Job hunting *lass offered How to conduct a successful job search will be the subject; of an adult education course beginning April 15 at Daley college, 7900 S. Pulaskird. ^ The.class will meet from 6:30 to 9:10 p.m. for five consecutive Fridays. The course is open to persons IS years of age and, older, regardless of educational background. It will include compiling a list of potential employers, as determined by a person's ·. stills and educational background, resumes, references, "leads," preparing for and 'rehearsing interviews and negotiating employment ' responsibilities, salary and benefits. ' Rehearsals of Interviews will,be videotaped and played back so that students can be evaluated and can evaluate themselves. The course, titled "How. to Plan Your Job Search," is $10 for Chicago residents. Registration can be completed on the first day of class. Information is available by calling the adult/continuing education department of the college at 735-3000. GottAesa del Map for Fine Dining on Easter Sunday in our Coffee Shop and in our Main Dining Rooms Reservations Invited 995-1000 371-7000 CASTCKFCASTS Steve Gianakas and his staff wish you and yours the Happjest of tasters CICERO AVE. at 122nd ST, SI rWJL FEDERAL OFFERS A Springtirae'Mft WITH A SELECT SAVINGS GIFT! YOUR CHOICE FREE OR ATA REDUCED PRICE We'readding our personal touch to the joy of Spring with St Paul Federal's widest selection of desirable gifts for saving. 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