The votes shall be recorded as "Yes" or "No".
The court shall cause a statement of the result of the referendum to be filed in the records of the court.
If a majority of the votes cast upon the question of annexation to the District are in favor of becoming a part of the District, the court shall then enter an order stating that the additional territory shall thenceforth be an integral part of the Alexander-Cairo Port District and subject to all of the benefits of service and responsibilities of the District. The circuit clerk shall transmit a certified copy of the order to the circuit clerk of any other county in which any of the territory affected is situated.
(Source: P.A. 96-1015, eff. 7-8-10.)