(60 ILCS 1/80-50)
Payment of accounts; forfeiture for failure to pay.
(a) Accounts audited shall be paid by the supervisor within 20 days after
presentation of a certificate of the township clerk stating the amount and to
whom it is allowed, the account, and the date the account was audited. The
certificate shall be countersigned by the supervisor before payment of the
(b) Payments of wages to township employees, however, shall be made at least
once a month in accordance with a pay period schedule established by the
township board. The schedule shall provide for employee compensation for all
wages earned during the pay period, with payment to be made no later than 15
days after the end of the pay period.
(c) Failure by the supervisor to pay accounts audited as provided in this
Section, if the necessary funds are available and the account is a proper
expenditure, shall be grounds for forfeiture of his or her bond.
(Source: P.A. 83-380; 88-62.)