99TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2015 and 2016
Introduced 2/9/2016, by Sen. Melinda Bush
SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
55 ILCS 5/3-3001
from Ch. 34, par. 3-3001
Amends the Counties Code. Makes a technical change in a Section
A BILL FOR
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AN ACT concerning local government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Counties Code is amended by changing Section
3-3001 as follows:
(55 ILCS 5/3-3001)
(from Ch. 34, par. 3-3001)
Commission; training; duties performed by
other county officer.
(a) Every coroner shall be commissioned by
Governor, but no
commission shall issue except upon the
certificate of the county clerk of
the proper county of the due
election or appointment of the coroner and
that the coroner has
filed his or her bond and taken the oath of office as
in this Division.
(b)(1) Within 30 days of assuming office, a coroner elected
to that office
for the first time shall apply for admission to
the Coroner Training Board coroners training program.
Completion of the training
program shall be within 6 months of
application. Any coroner may direct the
chief deputy coroner or
a deputy coroner, or both, to attend the training
provided the coroner has completed the training program.
completion of the program shall be evidenced by a
certificate issued to the
coroner by the Coroner Training