(65 ILCS 5/5-3-6)
(from Ch. 24, par. 5-3-6)
The powers of the council or board shall be purely legislative
except as may be otherwise provided by any other act or by any article of
this Code other than Articles 3 or 4. The executive and administrative
powers conferred on the commissioners by Article 4 shall only be exercised
when delegated to the appointive officers provided in this Article 5.
The council or board shall approve for payment all expenses and
liabilities of the municipality.
(Source: Laws 1961, p. 576.)