(35 ILCS 200/20-95)
Continuation of county collector's powers after settlement.
power and duty to collect any tax due and unpaid shall continue in and devolve
upon the county collector and his or her successors in office, after his or her
return and final settlement, until the tax is paid. The warrant attached to the
collector's book shall continue in force and confer authority upon the
collector to whom the warrant was issued, and upon his or her successors in
office, to collect any tax due and uncollected thereon, although the books have
been returned, or the tax carried forward into any other book.
(Source: Laws 1939, p. 886; P.A. 88-455.)