(65 ILCS 5/7-2-10) (from Ch. 24, par. 7-2-10)
    Sec. 7-2-10. If any municipality, before it becomes a borough, has enacted its annual appropriation ordinance, but has not enacted an ordinance levying a tax that is sufficient to produce revenue equal to its appropriations for the current fiscal year, then the corporate authorities of the united city may include the estimated deficit in the amount for which the annual tax levy of the united city will make provision.
(Source: Laws 1961, p. 576.)