(55 ILCS 5/3-6001)
(from Ch. 34, par. 3-6001)
Every sheriff shall be commissioned by the
Governor; but no commission shall issue except upon the certificate of the
county clerk of the proper county, of the due election or appointment of
such sheriff, and that he or she has filed his or her bond and taken the
oath of office, as hereinafter provided.
(Source: P.A. 86-962.)