CNTY CD-COOK CNTY SHERIFF BD
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Counties Code. Provides that on and after the
effective date of this amendatory Act, the Sheriff of Cook County may,
in his or her discretion and with the advice and consent of the county
board, appoint additional members to the Cook County Sheriff's Merit
Board (now limited to 5 members). Provides that as additional members
are appointed, the political affiliation of the Board shall be such
that no more than one-half of the members plus one additional member
may be affiliated with the same political party. Provides that as
additional members are appointed, at least 40% of the members must be
present to constitute a quorum. Effective immediately.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE
HB 2245 fails to create a State mandate.
HOME RULE NOTE
HB 2245 does not preempt home rule authority.
FISCAL NOTE (DCCA)
HB 2245 is permissive and would not have a fiscal impact on
units of local gov't.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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