(50 ILCS 465/50)
Notwithstanding any other provision of law,
bonds issued pursuant to this Act shall be legal investments for all trust
funds, insurance companies, savings and loan associations, investment
companies, and banks, both savings and commercial, and shall be legal
investments for executors, administrators, trustees, and all other fiduciaries.
The bonds shall be legal investments for State school funds and for any funds
which may be invested in county, municipal, or school district bonds, and such
bonds shall be deemed to be securities which may properly and legally be
deposited with, and received by, any State or municipal officer or by any
agency or political subdivision of the State for any purpose for which the
deposit of bonds or obligations of the State is now, or may hereafter, be
authorized by law, including deposits to secure public funds.
(Source: P.A. 92-142, eff. 7-24-01.)