Statutes Cheat Sheet

Here is an incomplete list of Illinois Compiled Statutes which define the duties of the county treasurer.  Click here to lookup statutes.

Chapter 5
120/ Open Meetings Act
140/ Freedom of Information Act
430/ State Officials and Employees Ethics Act

Chapter 30
15/ Public Funds Statement Publication Act
235/ Public Funds Investment Act

Chapter 35
200/8-35     Property Tax Exemption Certificate
200/14-20   No C of E after judgment
200/14-41    Back Tax Arrearages
200/15-55    State Property
200/15-35    Start of Tax Exempt Property
200/15-170  Senior Citizen Homestead Exemption
200/16-50    Omitted Property (also 200/9-265, 200/20-190)
200/18-250  Forfeitures (12% per annum)
200/19-75    Appointing Deputy Collectors
200/20-5      Mail Tax Bills – at least 30 Days to Due Date
200/20-12    Duplicate Bill Fee
200/20-15    Information on bill or separate statement, failure to receive bill
200/20-25    Refuse Personal Checks 45 Days Before Tax Sale
200/20-130  Distribute Taxes Every 30 Days
200/20-135  Distribute Interest to Taxing Bodies
200/20-175  Refund on Erroneous Assessments or Overpayments
200/20-210  Taxes Payable in 2 Installments
200/21-15    Del. Interest Penalty to General Fund
200/21-25    Payment in 4 Installments, National Guard
200/21-30    Accelerated Billing
200/21-90    County Trustee Program
200/21-110  Publication – Judgment
200/21-115  Publish 10 Days Before Judgment
200/21-117  Cost/Publication – .$40 per column line
200/21-135  Notice & Publication Provisions
200/21-215  Penalty Accepted at Tax Sale
200/21-220  Tax buyer register Ten Business Days Before Tax Sale
200/21-245  Tax Sale Automation Fund
200/21-295  Indemnity Fund
200/21-310  Sales In Error
200/21-315  Interest on Sales In Error
200/21-330  Fund for Payment of Interest (Sale in Error Fund)
200/21-355  Subsequent Taxes
200/23-20    Interest on PTAB Refunds

515/ Mobile Home Local Services Tax
515/9 Interest Penalty

Chapter 50
205/ Local Records Act
345/1-99 Credit card Payments
505/1-9 Prompt Payment Act

Chapter 55
5/3 10001-10021 County Treasurer (election, oath, bond, functions, powers, etc.)
5/3-11001-11020 County Treasurer (counties over 150,000 population)
5/3-10005.2 Monthly Report of Financial Status
5/3-10005.3 Training Program
5/3-10007 Stipend
5/3-10008 Office Hours
5/3-10009    Bank Designations
5/4-1001 Classification of Counties
55 Public Officials Act
55/1 County Officials can’t be tax buyers
60 County Official Bond Approval

Chapter 70
Drainage Districts

Chapter 310
Payment of Housing Authority Taxes

Chapter 320
30 Senior Citizens Real Estate Tax Deferral Act

Chapter 730
110/15.1 (a) Probation and Court Services Fund Annual Report

Chapter 765
1025 Unclaimed Property