LINDNER-CROSS-SCHMITZ AND HARTKE.
COUNTIES CD-LAW LIBRARY FEES
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Counties Code. Provides that the county board, in a
county having a county law library, may authorize a county law library
fee up to $25 (now, $10) to be collected from civil litigants in that
county. Effective immediately.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Replaces the amendatory language in the Counties Code with a
provision that a county board may authorize the clerk of the circuit
court to charge litigants in civil cases a county library fee up to a
maximum of $19. Further provides that beginning on January 1, 2003,
and through January 1, 2007, this maximum shall be increased by $1
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Adds reference to:
705 ILCS 105/27.2 from Ch. 25, par. 27.2
705 ILCS 105/27.2a
705 ILCS 105/27.5 from Ch. 25, par. 27.5
705 ILCS 105/27.6
Amends the Clerks of Courts Act. Increases the filing fees of
the clerk of the circuit court in counties having a population in
excess of 650,000 inhabitants but less than 3,000,000 inhabitants and
in counties having a population of 3,000,000 or more inhabitants.
Provides that fees collected for electronic monitoring, drug or
alcohol testing and screening, probation, and supervision fees are
exempt from the disbursement provisions relating to other fees, fines,
costs, additional penalties, bail balances assessed or forfeited, and
any other amounts paid to the circuit clerk. Changes the bill's
effective date to January 1, 2002.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 3.
Adds reference to:
705 ILCS 105/27.1a from Ch. 25, par. 27.1a
Deletes and then reinserts the bill's amendments to the Clerks of
Courts Act but with the following changes: (i) for units of local
government and school districts in counties having a population over
3,000,000, provides that the fees of the clerks of the circuit court
in counties having a population in excess of 180,000 but not more than
650,000 inhabitants shall apply to these units and school districts;
and (ii) makes conforming changes.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 3
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