(10 ILCS 5/1A-4)
(from Ch. 46, par. 1A-4)
All appointments of members to the State Board of Elections
shall be subject to the advice and consent of the Senate pursuant to this
Section. Appointments by the Governor pursuant to paragraphs (1), (2) and
(7) of Section 1A-3 shall require the advice and consent of a 3/5 vote of
the members elected to the Senate. Appointments by the Governor pursuant
to paragraph (4) of Section 1A-3 shall require the advice and consent of
a 2/3 vote of the members elected to the Senate.
The Senate shall confirm or reject appointments within 30 session days
or 60 calendar days after they are submitted by the Governor, whichever
occurs first. Except in the case of appointments to fill vacancies,
the confirmation time period specified in this Section shall not commence
until all appointments required to be made in that year have been submitted
by the Governor.
(Source: P.A. 80-1178.)