§ 4-1 When the corporate authorities of a city establish a public library, …
§ 4-1.1 Term of office; removal
§ 4-2 In villages under the commission form of government, the village …
§ 4-2.5 Aurora Public Library; change to elected board of library trustees
§ 4-3 The election of the 7 trustees for the first board of library …
§ 4-3.1 As the terms of the library trustees elected in any incorporated town …
§ 4-3.2 The election of the 7 trustees for the first board of library …
§ 4-3.3 Nominations for the position of library trustee including the first …
§ 4-4 Vacancies shall be declared in the office of trustee by the board …
§ 4-5 Trustees shall serve without compensation but shall be reimbursed for …
§ 4-6 Within 60 days after their election or appointment, the trustees …
§ 4-7 Each board of library trustees of a city, incorporated town, village …
§ 4-7.05 Eminent domain
§ 4-7.1 In addition to all other powers and authority now possessed by it, …
§ 4-7.2 The board of library trustees shall establish, and review at least …
§ 4-7.3 In municipalities of more than 500,000 population, the board of …
§ 4-8 In cities of more than 500,000 population, the board of trustees …
§ 4-9 In townships and in cities, villages and incorporated towns having a …
§ 4-10 Within 60 days after the expiration of each fiscal year of the city, …
§ 4-11 The powers granted boards of trustees shall be suspended during any …
§ 4-12 Whenever any historical society or other civic body or corporation, …
§ 4-13 A Board of Library Trustees may, by resolution, create and maintain a …
§ 4-13.1 A Board of Library Trustees may, by resolution, abolish a working …
§ 4-14 A Board of Library Trustees may, by resolution, provide for (a) the …
§ 4-15 Appropriations for library purposes within the annual appropriation …
§ 4-16 When the board of trustees has determined to sell or otherwise …
§ 4-17 Purchases made pursuant to this Act shall be made in compliance with …
§ 4-18 Advisory referenda

Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes > 75 ILCS 5 > Article 4

  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Heretofore: means any time previous to the day on which the statute takes effect; and the word "hereafter" at any time after such day. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.17
  • individual: shall include every infant member of the species homo sapiens who is born alive at any stage of development. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.36
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Legacy: A gift of property made by will.
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Month: means a calendar month, and the word "year" a calendar year unless otherwise expressed; and the word "year" alone, is equivalent to the expression "year of our Lord. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.10
  • Municipalities: has the meaning established in Section 1 of Article VII of the Constitution of the State of Illinois of 1970. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.27
  • oath: shall be deemed to include an affirmation, and the word "sworn" shall be construed to include the word "affirmed. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.12
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • State: when applied to different parts of the United States, may be construed to include the District of Columbia and the several territories, and the words "United States" may be construed to include the said district and territories. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.14
  • Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident.
  • Town trustees: means the members of the township board required by Section 80-5 of the Township Code. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.30
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Units of local government: has the meaning established in Section 1 of Article VII of the Constitution of the State of Illinois of 1970. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.28