(55 ILCS 5/3-6002) (from Ch. 34, par. 3-6002)
    Sec. 3-6002. Commencement of duties. The sheriff shall enter upon the duties of his or her office on the first day in the month of December following his or her election on which the office of the sheriff is required, by statute or by action of the county board, to be open.
(Source: P.A. 86-962.)