|Public Act 100-0746|
|HB2222 Enrolled||LRB100 04065 AWJ 14070 b|
AN ACT concerning local government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Public Library District Act of 1991 is
amended by changing Section 30-20 as follows:
(75 ILCS 16/30-20)
Nomination of candidates; ballot.
(a) Nomination of candidates for election as trustees shall
petition, signed by a number of qualified voters
equivalent to at least
2% of the votes cast at the last
election for library trustees, or 50,
whichever is less,
residing within the district,
filed with the secretary of
the district within the time provided by the
Election Code. No
party name or affiliation may
appear on the petition.
(b) The names of all candidates for the office of
shall be certified by the secretary to the proper election
authority, who shall conduct the election in accordance
the Election Code.
(c) The ballot for election of trustees shall not
any political party, platform, or political principle.
(d) A person is not eligible to serve as a library trustee
unless he or she is a qualified elector of the library district
and has resided in the library district at least one year at