(35 ILCS 200/19-45)
Approval of bond.
The county collector's bond shall be approved
by the county board and recorded on the board's records. The county clerk shall
attach his or her certificate to the bond, under the seal of the office,
showing that it has been duly approved and recorded. The bond, when approved
and recorded, shall, from that time until 2 years after the expiration of the
term of office of the collector for or during which the bond is furnished, be a
lien against the property of the collector, situated in the county of which
such collector is the collector, until he or she has complied with the
The chairman of the county board, a circuit judge residing in the county
and the county clerk also may approve the bond of the county collector, and the
bond, when so approved, shall be subject to the same provisions as if approved
by the county board.
(Source: P.A. 87-1189; 88-455.)