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Full Text of SB0506  98th General Assembly



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1    AN ACT concerning local government.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 5. The Counties Code is amended by changing Section
53-3009 as follows:
6    (55 ILCS 5/3-3009)  (from Ch. 34, par. 3-3009)
7    Sec. 3-3009. Deputy coroner's, sheriff's or police
8officer's performance of coroner's duties. If there is no
9coroner, or it shall appear in like manner that he or she is
10also a party to or interested in the suit, or of kin, or
11partial to or prejudiced against either party, or the coroner
12has an economic or personal interest that conflicts with his or
13her official duties as coroner, the coroner shall disqualify
14himself or herself from acting at an investigation or inquest
15and process shall may in like manner issue to the deputy
16coroner if designated by the coroner to fill the vacancy, or,
17if no designation is made, to any sheriff, sheriff's deputy or
18police officer, in the county, who shall perform like duties as
19required of the coroner. The designation shall be in writing
20and filed with the county clerk.
21(Source: P.A. 91-633, eff. 12-1-99.)
22    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon



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1becoming law.