(20 ILCS 3105/12) (from Ch. 127, par. 782)
    Sec. 12. Nothing in this Act shall be construed to include the power to abrogate those powers vested in the boards of the local public community college districts and the Illinois Community College Board by the Public Community College Act, the Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois, The Board of Trustees of Southern Illinois University, the Board of Trustees of Chicago State University, the Board of Trustees of Eastern Illinois University, the Board of Trustees of Governors State University, the Board of Trustees of Illinois State University, the Board of Trustees of Northeastern Illinois University, the Board of Trustees of Northern Illinois University, and the Board of Trustees of Western Illinois University, hereinafter referred to as Governing Boards. In the exercise of the powers conferred by law upon the Board and in the exercise of the powers vested in such Governing Boards, it is hereby provided that (i) the Board and any such Governing Board may contract with each other and other parties as to the design and construction of any project to be constructed for or upon the property of such Governing Board or any institution under its jurisdiction; (ii) in connection with any such project, compliance with the provisions of the Illinois Procurement Code by either the Board or such Governing Board shall be deemed to be compliance by the other; (iii) funds appropriated to any such Governing Board may be expended for any project constructed by the Board for such Governing Board; (iv) in connection with any such project the architects and engineers retained for the project and the plans and specifications for the project must be approved by both the Governing Board and the Board before undertaking either design or construction of the project, as the case may be.
(Source: P.A. 101-369, eff. 12-15-19.)