(65 ILCS 5/3.1-35-65)
(from Ch. 24, par. 3.1-35-65)
Treasurer; annual accounts.
(a) Within 6 months after the end of each fiscal year, the
treasurer of each municipality having a population
of less than 500,000, as determined by the last preceding
federal census, shall annually prepare and file with the clerk of the
municipality an account of moneys received
and expenditures incurred during the preceding fiscal year as specified
in this Section. The treasurer
shall show in the account:
(1) All moneys received by the municipality,
indicating the total amounts, in the aggregate, received in each account of the municipality, with a general statement concerning the source of receipts. In this paragraph, the term "account" does not mean each individual taxpayer, householder, licensee, utility user, or other persons whose payments to the municipality are credited to a general account.
(2) Except as provided in paragraph (3) of this
subsection (a), all moneys paid out by the municipality where the total amount paid during the fiscal year exceeds $2,500 in the aggregate, giving the name of each person to whom moneys were paid and the total paid to each person.
(3) All moneys paid out by the municipality as
compensation for personal services, giving the name of each person to whom moneys were paid and the total amount paid to each person from each account, except that the treasurer may elect to report the compensation for personal services of all personnel by name, listing each employee in one of the following categories:
(A) under $25,000.00;
(B) $25,000.00 to $49,999.99;
(C) $50,000.00 to $74,999.99;
(D) $75,000.00 to $99,999.99;
(E) $100,000.00 to $124,999.99; or
(F) $125,000.00 and over.
(4) A summary statement of operations for all funds
and account groups of the municipality, as excerpted from the annual financial report as filed with the appropriate State agency.
(b) Upon receipt of the account from the municipal treasurer, the municipal
clerk shall publish the account at least once in one or more newspapers
published in the municipality or, if no newspaper is published in the
then in one or more newspapers having a general circulation within the
In municipalities with a population of less than 500
in which no newspaper is published, however, publication may be made by
copy of the account in 3 prominent places within the municipality.
(Source: P.A. 92-354, eff. 8-15-01.)