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AN ACT concerning local government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Illinois Municipal Code is amended by adding
Section 11-6-9 as follows:
(65 ILCS 5/11-6-9 new)
Purchase of tires under joint purchasing
(a) If authorized by the fire chief of the fire department,
any regularly enrolled volunteer firefighter may purchase 4
vehicle tires every 3 years through his or her fire
department's or municipality's contract to purchase vehicle
tires under Section 2 of the Governmental Joint Purchasing Act.
The authorization must be in writing and on the fire
department's letterhead, and must include the volunteer
firefighter's name, the license plate number of the vehicle for
the authorized purchase, and must reference the fire
department's or municipality's joint purchasing agreement. For
purposes of this Section only, "vehicle" has the meaning
provided in Section 1-146 of the Illinois Vehicle Code.
(b) The fire department or municipality shall alone be
responsible for documenting how many tires each volunteer
firefighter purchases during the specified periods under this