(65 ILCS 5/11-34-1)
(from Ch. 24, par. 11-34-1)
The corporate authorities of each municipality may:
(1) provide for the inspection of steam boilers and elevators.
(2) provide for the examination, licensing, and regulation of persons
having charge of steam boilers under steam pressure, exhausting through an
engine, and of persons having charge as starters or operators of all
freight and passenger elevators run by hydraulic, electric, steam, water
balance, compressed air, or any other motive power.
(3) fix the amount of the license fee, terms, and manner of issuing to
and revoking the licenses of the specified persons.
(4) provide for the appointment by the mayor or the president of the
board of trustees of competent boards of examiners, which shall examine
applicants and license those found capable and trustworthy to operate steam
boilers or elevators, as the case may be.
(Source: Laws 1961, p. 576.)