(105 ILCS 5/1A-2.1) (from Ch. 122, par. 1A-2.1)
    Sec. 1A-2.1. Vacancies. The Governor may remove for incompetence, neglect of duty, or malfeasance in office any member of the State Board of Education. A vacancy also exists on the State Board of Education when one or more of the following events occur:
    1. A member dies.
    2. A member files a written resignation with the Governor.
    3. A member is adjudicated to be a person under legal disability under the Probate Act of 1975 or a person subject to involuntary admission under the Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Code.
    4. A member ceases to be a resident of the region from which he or she was appointed.
    5. A member is convicted of an infamous crime or of any offense involving a violation of his or her duties under this Code.
    6. A member fails to maintain the qualifications stated in Section 1A-2 of this Code.
(Source: P.A. 93-1036, eff. 9-14-04.)