(40 ILCS 5/15-163) (from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 15-163)
    Sec. 15-163. To consider applications and authorize payments.
    To consider and pass on all applications for annuities and benefits; to authorize the granting of annuities and benefits; and to limit or suspend any payment or payments, all in accordance with this Article.
(Source: Laws 1963, p. 161.)