(10 ILCS 5/18-10)
(from Ch. 46, par. 18-10)
Each batch of ten ballots counted by the judges of election
shall, as soon as counted, read and tallied, be strung upon a strong
string, thread or twine in the order in which they have been read; and each
batch shall thus be disposed of before the commencement of the count as to
the next batch.
Where voting machines or electronic voting systems are used, the
provisions of this section may be modified as required or authorized by
Article 24 or Article 24A, whichever is applicable.
(Source: Laws 1965, p. 2220.)