(70 ILCS 215/8) (from Ch. 85, par. 1250.8)
    Sec. 8. Appropriations may be made from time to time by the General Assembly to the Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority for the payment of principal and interest of bonds of the Authority issued under the provisions of this Act and for any other lawful purpose of the Authority. Any and all of the funds so received shall be kept separate and apart from any and all other funds of the Authority. After there has been paid into the Metropolitan Fair and Exposition Authority Reconstruction Fund in the State Treasury sufficient money, pursuant to this Section and Sections 2 and 29 of the Cigarette Tax Act, to retire all bonds payable from that Fund, the taxes derived from Section 28 of the Illinois Horse Racing Act of 1975 which were required to be paid into that Fund pursuant to that Act shall thereafter be paid into the Metropolitan Exposition, Auditorium and Office Building Fund in the State Treasury.
(Source: P.A. 94-91, eff. 7-1-05.)