(70 ILCS 3205/4)
(from Ch. 85, par. 6004)
Creation of Authority.
There is hereby created a political
subdivision, unit of local government, body politic and municipal
corporation by the name and style
of the Illinois Sports Facilities Authority.
The governing and administrative powers of the Authority shall be vested
in a body known as the Illinois Sports Facilities Authority Board.
The Board shall consist of 7 members, a Chairman who shall be appointed by
the Governor subject to the approval of the Mayor of the City of Chicago, 3
members shall be appointed by the Governor and 3 members shall be appointed
by the Mayor of the City of Chicago. All gubernatorial appointments
including the Chairman, shall be subject to the advice and consent of the
Senate, except in the case of temporary appointments as provided in
Section 5 of this Act. No member shall be
employed by the State
or any political subdivision of the State or of any department or agency thereof.
(Source: P.A. 85-8.)