(70 ILCS 1605/35)
Allocation of moneys collected.
The taxes authorized by Section
30 of this Act shall be allocated as follows:
(1) Fifty percent of the amounts collected from each county shall be
the Metro-East District for distribution by the District to each respective
county for park and recreation purposes, except that not less than 50% of
the amount returned to the
be allocated for distribution annually to park districts and municipal park and
recreation departments within the county in the form of
Each county in the District shall establish
a grant commission of not less than 3 members with equal representation from
the county board and municipalities and park districts in the county. The
grant commission shall award grants to park districts and municipalities for
park and recreation purposes.
(2) Fifty percent of the amounts collected from each county shall be
the District for deposit by the District into the Metro-East Park and
Recreation District Fund.
(Source: P.A. 91-103, eff. 7-13-99.)