(35 ILCS 200/4-10)
Compensation for Certified Illinois Assessing Officers.
to the requirements for continued training, any supervisor of assessments,
assessor, deputy assessor or member of a board of review in any county who has
Certified Illinois Assessing Officers Certificate from the Illinois Property
Assessment Institute shall receive from the State, out of funds appropriated to
the Department from the Personal Property Tax Replacement Fund, additional compensation of $500 per year.
To receive a Certified Illinois Assessing Officer
certificate, a person shall complete successfully and
pass examinations on a basic course in assessment practice approved by the
Department and conducted by the Institute and additional courses totaling
not less than 60 class hours that are designated and approved by the
Department, on the cost, market and income approaches to value, mass
appraisal techniques, and property tax administration.
To continue to be eligible for the additional compensation, a Certified
Illinois Assessing Officer must complete successfully a minimum of 15 class
hours requiring a written examination, and the equivalent of one seminar course
of 15 class hours which does not require a written examination, in each year
for which additional compensation is sought after receipt of the certificate.
The Department shall designate and approve courses acceptable for additional
training, including courses in business and computer techniques, and class
hours applicable to each course. The Department shall specify procedures for
certifying the completion of the additional training.
The courses and training shall be conducted annually at various convenient
locations throughout the State. At least one course shall be conducted annually
in each county with more than 400,000 inhabitants.
(Source: P.A. 97-72, eff. 7-1-11.)