(70 ILCS 1807/105)
Board; appointments; terms of office; certification and oath.
The Governor, by and with the advice and
consent of the
Senate, shall appoint 3 members of the Board.
Of the 3 members appointed by the Governor, at least one must be a member of a
labor organization, which, for the purposes of this Section, means an organization of workers established to bargain collectively on behalf of their member workers.
If the Senate is in recess when the appointment is made, the
Governor shall make a temporary appointment until the next meeting of
the Senate. The county board chairmen of Tazewell, Woodford, Peoria, Marshall,
Mason, and Fulton Counties shall
each appoint one member of the Board with the advice and consent of their
respective county boards. Of the members initially appointed, the 3
appointed by the Governor shall be appointed for initial terms expiring
June 1, 2009, and the 6 appointed by their county board chairmen shall be
appointed for initial terms expiring June 1, 2010. All vacancies shall be
in a like
manner and with like regard to the place of residence of the appointee.
After the expiration of initial terms, a
successor shall hold
office for the term of 6 years beginning the first day of June of the
year in which the term of office commences.
The Governor and the respective county
board chairmen shall certify
their appointments to the Secretary of State. Within 30 days after
certification of appointment, and before entering upon the duties of his
office, each member of the Board shall take and subscribe the
constitutional oath of office and file it in the office of the Secretary
(Source: P.A. 99-933, eff. 1-27-17.)