August 17, 2007
To the Honorable Members of the
95th General Assembly
Pursuant to Article IV, Section 9(e) of the Illinois Constitution of 1970, I hereby return
Senate Bill 38, entitled AN ACT concerning local government., with the following specific recommendation for change:
On page 1, line 15 through 23, by deleting (a-5) Within 30 days after the effective date of this amendatory Act of the 95th General Assembly, one additional commissioner shall be appointed to the board of the Springfield Airport Authority from each municipality having a population of 5,000 or more within the Authority, and one additional commissioner shall be appointed at large. The additional commissioners shall serve for a term of 4 or 5 years, as determined by lot. Their successors shall serve for terms of 5 years..
With this change, Senate Bill 38 will have my approval. I respectfully request your concurrence.
ROD R. BLAGOJEVICH