The purpose of the Act, which states:
It is the public policy of the State of Illinois to grant public employees full freedom of association, self-organization, and designation of representatives of their own choosing for the purpose of negotiating wages, hours and other conditions of employment or other mutual aid or protection. (5 ILCS 315/2)
If you wish to view this Act in its entirety, click ILRA - Illinois Labor Relations Act. You will be re-directed to the website.