(60 ILCS 1/55-55)
Delivery of records.
It is the duty of every person going out of
office, whenever required under Section 55-45 or 55-50, to deliver up, on oath,
all the records, books, and papers in his or her possession or in his or her
control belonging to that office. The oath may be administered by the officer
to whom the delivery is to be made. It shall also be the duty of every
supervisor and commissioner of highways going out of office, at the same time,
to pay over to his or her successor the balance of moneys remaining in his or
her hands as ascertained by the trustees of township accounts.
(Source: P.A. 82-783; 88-62.)