(15 ILCS 510/9b)
(from Ch. 130, par. 109b)
Merit and fitness.
For positions in the Office of the
Treasurer with respect to selection and tenure on a basis of merit and
fitness, those matters specified in Sections 9b.1 through 9b.13.
The Division may, at its discretion, accept the results of examinations
conducted by any merit system established by federal law or by the law of
any state, and may compile lists of eligible candidates therefrom or may add
the names of successful candidates in examinations conducted by those merit
systems to existing lists of eligible candidates. No person who is a
nonresident of the State of Illinois may be appointed from those eligible
lists unless the requirement that the applicants be residents of the State of
Illinois is waived by the Treasurer. Special linguistic requirements may
also be established where deemed appropriate.
(Source: P.A. 85-1167.)