(30 ILCS 375/2)
(from Ch. 85, par. 842)
(a) "Local government" means a county, city, village, town, township,
school district, and other special-purpose district, authority, or public
corporation within the state and authorized by the state to issue bonds and
other long-term obligations.
(b) "Governing body" means the body or board charged with exercising the
legislative authority of a local government.
(c) "Department" means the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity.
(d) "Chief financial officer" means the comptroller, treasurer, director
of finance or other local government official charged with managing the
fiscal affairs of a local government official charged with managing the
fiscal affairs of a local government.
(e) "Bonds" means debt payable more than one year after date of issue or
incurrence, issued pursuant to the laws authorizing local government
(Source: P.A. 95-331, eff. 8-21-07.)