(35 ILCS 200/9-30)
Property records systems - Townships and multi-townships.
township or multi-township assessor may spend funds for the preparation,
establishment and maintenance of a detailed property record system which would
provide information useful to assessment officials. The assessor also may
enter into contracts with persons, firms or corporations for the preparation
and establishment of the record system. The property record system shall
include up-to-date and complete tax maps, ownership lists, valuation standards
and property record cards, including appraisals, for all or any part of the
property in the township or multi-township assessment district in accordance
with reasonable rules and procedures prescribed by the Department, but the
system and records shall not be considered to be assessments nor limit the
powers and duties of assessing officials. The record shall be available to all
assessing officials and to the public.
(Source: P.A. 82-554; 88-455.)