(50 ILCS 510/1) (from Ch. 85, par. 6401)
    Sec. 1. Policy. It shall be the policy of the political subdivisions of the State of Illinois to negotiate and enter into contracts for architectural, engineering and land surveying services on the basis of demonstrated competence and qualifications for the type of services required and at fair and reasonable compensation.
(Source: P.A. 85-854.)