(75 ILCS 16/1-40)
(a) The contents, date of enactment, date of publication or posting, and
effective date of every district ordinance shall be determined from the records
of the district secretary and may be proved by the secretary's certificate
under the district seal. The secretary's certification shall be as provided in
Section 1-109 of the Code of Civil Procedure.
(b) Every ordinance shall contain an effective date, which shall be no
later than 60 days after the date of enactment.
(c) Every ordinance shall be numbered serially and shall be identified by
that number and the date of enactment.
(d) Every ordinance shall be posted in a public area of the district library
building within 3 days after the date of enactment and shall remain posted for
(e) The district secretary shall maintain a certified copy of
every district ordinance at the library operated by the district and shall make
those copies available for public inspection.
(Source: P.A. 87-1277.)