HB0171 EnrolledLRB100 03840 AWJ 13845 b

1    AN ACT concerning local government.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 5. The Counties Code is amended by adding Section
52-1003.5 as follows:
6    (55 ILCS 5/2-1003.5 new)
7    Sec. 2-1003.5. Creation of standing committees by
8chairman; appointment of members. With the advice and consent
9of a majority of the county board, a county board chairman
10elected by the voters of the county shall: (1) create standing
11committees; and (2) appoint members and chairpersons to
12standing committees. This Section applies to counties having a
13population between 300,000 and 900,000.