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AN ACT concerning local government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
This Act may be cited as the
Official Vacancy Posting Act.
Posting of elected official vacancies.
of local government shall post every elected official vacancy
on its website, if the website is maintained by the unit of
local government's full-time staff. The posting shall remain
on the website until the vacancy is filled.
Posting on county website.
In addition to the
postings required under Section 5, a unit of local government
shall submit every elected official vacancy to the county
clerk in the county in which the unit is located and the county
clerk shall post the information on the county website. The
posting shall remain on the website until the vacancy is
The unit of local government shall inform the county
clerk when the vacancy is filled.
A home rule unit may not regulate
the posting of elected official vacancies in a manner
inconsistent with this Act. This Act is a limitation under