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AN ACT concerning local government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Counties Code is amended by changing Section
3-6019 as follows:
(55 ILCS 5/3-6019)
(from Ch. 34, par. 3-6019)
Duties of sheriff; office quarters and
Sheriffs shall serve and execute, within their respective
counties, and return all warrants, process, orders and
every description that may be legally directed or
delivered to them.
A sheriff of a county with a population of
less than 1,000,000 may employ
civilian personnel to serve
process in civil matters.
If an arrest warrant upon complaint
under Section 107-9 of the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963,
or a warrant of arrest due to failure to appear under Section
107-12 of the Code, originated from a law enforcement agency
other than the county sheriff's office, then the county sheriff
of a county with a population of more than 600,000 may require
that law enforcement agency to store and maintain the warrant.
That law enforcement agency is responsible for entering the
warrant into the Illinois Law Enforcement Agencies Data System
(LEADS) and the National Crime Information Center Database
(NCIC). The county sheriff may require the originating law