Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Counties Code. Makes technical changes in a Section
concerning liability insurance.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
55 ILCS 5/5-1079
Adds reference to:
10 ILCS 5/25-11 from Ch. 46, par. 25-11
70 ILCS 805/3c
Deletes everything. Amends the Election Code. Provides that
vacancies in forest preserve district commissions where the
commissioners are not also members of the county board shall be filled
within 60 days by appointment. Amends the Downstate Forest Preserve
District Act. Removes the requirement that newly elected forest
preserve district commissioners take office at the first meeting of
commissioners following an election. Provides that the term of office
for the forest preserve district commissioners and the president of
the commission commence on the first Monday of the month following the
month of election. Requires that the president of the forest preserve
district be a resident of the county where the forest preserve
district is located. Requires candidates for president of a forest
preserve district be a candidate of an established political party.
Provides procedures for filling vacancies in the forest preserve
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Adds reference to:
70 ILCS 835/1
70 ILCS 835/2
Amends the Forest Preserve Zoological Parks Act. Changes popu-
lation requirements for allowing corporate authorities to establish
zoological parks in counties with less than 3,000,000 from forest
preserve districts containing a population of 150,000 or more to
forest preserve districts containing a population of 140,000 or more.
Provides that the annual tax rate for a forest preserve district
located in a county with a population in excess of 140,000, instead
of 150,000, but less than 200,000 and that is contiguous to the
Mississippi River shall not exceed .01% of the value of all taxable
property in the district.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 2
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