(55 ILCS 5/3-5001)
(from Ch. 34, par. 3-5001)
County clerk as recorder; election of recorder.
The county clerk in counties having a population of less than
60,000 inhabitants shall be the recorder in his county.
In counties having a population of 60,000 or more inhabitants, there
shall be elected a recorder, as provided by law, who shall hold
his office until his successor is qualified.
If the population of any county in which a recorder has been elected
decreases to less than 60,000, the voters of that county shall continue to
elect a recorder if the county board adopts a resolution to continue the
office of an elected recorder.
(Source: P.A. 86-962; 86-1028.)