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aid roads in accordance with the provisions of said Act during th year beginning July 1, 1920; and also that any unexpended balanc which may remain to the credit of the Department of Public Work and Buildings at the close of the year ending June 30, 1921, shall ex tend over and be subject to the order of the Department of Publi Works and Buildings for the purpose of constructing Federal ai roads in accordance with the provisions of said Act during the perio beginning July 1, 1921, and ending with the close of the first fisca quarter after the adjournment of the Fifty-second General Assembly Provided, also, that the sum herein appropriated shall be expended in accordance with an Act of the Illinois General Assembly entitled, “An Act in relation to the construction and maintenance of rural pos roads under and in accordance with an Act of Congress entitled, “Ar Act to provide that the United States shall aid the states in the con: struction of rural post roads, and for other purposes,’ approved July 11, 1916, and known as the Federal Aid Road Act,” approved June 27, 1917, in force July 1, 1917. § 2. The Auditor of Public Accounts is hereby authorized and directed to draw his warrants upon the State Treasurer for the sums hereby appropriated, upon the order of the Department of Public Works and Buildings signed by the Director of said Department and approved by the Director of Finance. APPROVED June 28, 1919.

RURAL POST ROADS. § 1. Appropriates $2,500,000.00. § 3. Emergency. § 2. How drawn. (House, BILL No. 489. APPROVED JUNE 2, 1919.)

AN ACT making an appropriation from the Road Fund for the purpose of meeting the apportionment made to the State of Illinois under and in accordance with an Act of Congress entitled, “An Act to provide that the United States shall aid the states in the construction of rural post roads and for other purposes,” approved July 11, 1916, known as the Federal Aid Road Act, as subsequently amended by an Act of Congress (H. R. 13308) entitled, “An Act making appropriations for the service of the postoffice department for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1920, and for other purposes”, said appropriation to be used in the construction of roads under and in accordance with the provisions of said Act of Congress of July 11, 1916, and in accordance with an Act of the Illinois General Assembly in relation to rural post roads, approved June 27, 1917, in force July 1, 1917. SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That there be and hereby is ap: propriated from the Road Fund to the Department of Public Works and Buildings, for the purpose of meeting the apportionment which has been made to the State of Illinois under an Act of Congress entitled, “An Act to provide that the United States shall aid the states in the construction of rural post roads, and for other purposes,” approved July 11, 1916,

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known as the Federal Aid Road Act, as subsequently amended by an Act of Congress (H.R. 13308) entitled, “An Act making appropriations for the service of the postoffice department for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1920, and for other purposes”, said appropriation to be used in the construction of such roads as may be agreed upon by the Department of Public Works and Buildings and the Secretary of Agriculture, as provided in said Act of Congress of July 11, 1916, the sum of two million five hundred thousand dollars ($2,500.000), or so much of such sum as may be required: Provided, that any unexpended balance which remains to the credit of the Department of Public Works and Buildings on June 30, 1919, shall extend over and be subject to the order of the Department of Public Works and Buildings for the purpose of completing the payments on any contracts entered into by said Department in conformity with said Federal Aid Road Act prior to July 1, 1919, and for the purpose of constructing Federal Aid Roads in accordance with the provisions of said Federal Aid Road Act during the biennium ending June 30, 1921: Provided, also, that the sum herein appropriated shall be expended in accordance with an Act of the Illinois General Assembly entitled, “An Act in relation to the construction and maintenance of rural post roads under and in accordance with an Act of Congress entitled, “An Act to provide that the United States shall aid the states in the construction of rural post roads, and for other purposes', approved July 11, 1916, and known as the Federal Aid Road Act”, approved June 27, 1917, in force July 1, 1917. § 2. The Auditor of Public Accounts is hereby authorized and directed to draw his warrants upon the State Treasurer for the sum hereby appropriated, upon the order of the Department of Public Works and Buildings signed by the Director of said Department and approved by the Director of Finance. § 3. Whereas an emergency exists, therefore this Act shall be in force and effect after the date of its passage and approval. APPROVED June 2, 1919.

RURAL POST ROADS.

# 1. Appropriates $12 100 000.00 for $ 2. How drawn.
construction of Federal Aid
Roads.

(House BILL No. 487. APPRoved JUNE 28, 1919.)

As ACT making an appropriation of all sums of money which may have decrued or may hereafter accrue to the State of Illinois under and in decordance with the provisions of an Act of Congress entitled, “An Act to provide that the United States shall aid the states in the con*ruction of rural post roads, and for other purposes,” approved July 11, 1916, and known as the Federal Aid Road Act, as subsequently "mended by an Act of Congress (H. R. 1330S) entitled, “An Act making appropriations for the service of the postoffice department for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1920, and for other purposes”. SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, "presented in the General Assembly: That there be and hereby is appropriated from the Federal Aid Road Fund to the Department o Public Works and Buildings, the sum of twelve million one hundre thousand dollars ($12,100,000) to be paid out only for the constructiol of Federal aid roads in accordance with the provisions of an Act o Congress, entitled “An Act to provide that the United States shall ai the states in the construction of rural post roads, and for other pur poses,” approved July 11, 1916, known as the Federal Aid Road Act, a subsequently amended by an Act of Congress (H. R. 13308) entitled “An Act making appropriations for the service of the post office depart. ment for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1920, and for other purposes” being all sums of money which may have accrued or may hereafter, before the first day of July, A. D. 1921, accrue to the State of Illinois under the provisions of said Act of July 11, 1916, as subsequently amended; and whenever any portion of said money shall be received by the State Treasurer it shall immediately be placed to the credit of a fund to be known as the Federal Aid Road Fund, to be paid out only for the construction of Federal aid roads in accordance with the provisions of said Act upon order or certification of the Department of Public Works and Buildings: Provided, that the sum herein appropriated shall be expended in accordance with an Act of the Illinois General Assembly entitled, “An Act in relation to the construction and maintenance of rural post roads under and in accordance with an Act of Congress entitled, “An Act to provide that the United States shall aid the states in the construction of rural post roads, and for other purposes', approved July 11, 1916, and known as the Federal Aid Road Act”, approved June 27, 1917, in force July 1, 1917.

§ 2. The Auditor of Public Accounts is hereby authorized and directed to draw his warrants upon the State Treasurer for the sum hereby appropriated, upon the order of the Department of Public Works and Buildings signed by the Director of said Department and approved by the Director of Finance.

APPROVED June 28, 1919.

SALARY INVESTIGATION COMMISSION.

§ 1. Who shall be members. § 3. Duty of departments, etc.. to render any assistance neces§ 2. Commission to investigate and re- sary. port plan for standardization of salaries. § 4. Officers of commission.

§ 5. Appropriates $15,000.00. (House BILL No. 739. APPRoved JUNE 21, 1919.)

AN ACT to create a Salary Investigation Commission and make an appropriation therefor.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That a commission is hereby created which shall be known as the Salary Investigation Commission. The Salary Investigation Commission shall be composed of thirteen members as follows: Three members of the House of Representatives, appointed by the Speaker; three members of the Senate appointed by

the President of the Senate; the Lieutenant Governor; the Secretary of State; the Auditor of Public Accounts; the Attorney General; the Director of Finance; the President of the University of Illinois; and one member of the Civil Service Commission, to be designated by the Governor.

§ 2. The Salary Investigation Commission shall investigate and report to the Governor a plan for the standardization of salaries, wages, sees and other compensation for personal services of all employes of the State. Such commission shall, not later than the first day of July, A. D. 1920, make a report of its findings and conclusions to the Governor, and shall transmit a copy thereof to the Fifty-second General Assembly. The existence of the Salary Investigation Commission shall cease upon the convening of the next General Assembly of this State.

§ 3. It shall be the duty of all departments, officers, institutio as, boards and commissions, to render to the Salary Investigation Commission any and all assistance that may be required, and to give such commission such information, data, and statistics relative to employments, salaries and wages, as such commission may request. Each member of the Salary Investigation Commission shall have power to administer oaths to witnesses. The Salary Investigation Commission shall have power to compel the attendance of witnesses, and the production of books, papers, documents and memoranda relative to any matter under investigation or inquiry, and for that purpose shall have power to issue subpoenas. In case any person shall willfully fail or refuse to obey such subpoena, it shall be the duty of the Circuit Court of any county upon application of such commission to issue an attachment for such witness, and to compel such witness to appear before the commission and give his testimony upon such matters as shall lawfully be required by such commission. The Circuit Court shall have the power to punish for contempt as in other cases of refusal to obey the process and order of such court.

§ 4. The Salary Investigation Commission shall designate one of its number to be chairman, and shall have power to appoint a secretary. No member of such commission shall receive any compensation for his services, but all actual expenses incurred by the commission or any member thereof, shall be a proper charge against the appropriations herein made.

$ 5. The sum of fifteen thousand dollars, or so much thereof as may be necessary, is hereby appropriated to defray the expenses of such commission in carrying out the provisions of this Act. The Auditor of Public Accounts shall draw his warrant for the sum herein appropriated upon the presentation of itemized vouchers certified to as correct by the chairman of the commission, and approved by the Department of Finance.

APPROVED June 21, 1910.

SEARCH AND SEIZUFE LAW-ENFORCEMENT. § 1. Appropriates $50,000.00. § 2. How drawn. (SENATE BILL No. 527. APPROVED JUNE 28, 1919.)

AN ACT making an appropriation to be used in aiding in the enforcement of the provisions of “An Act to restrict the manufacture, possession and use of intoricating liquors within prohibition territory." SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That there be and is hereby appropriated to the Attorney General of Illinois to be used in aiding in the enforcement of the provisions of “An Act to restrict the manufacture, possession and use of intoxicating liquor within prohibition territory,” the sum of fiftv thousand dollars ($50,000) per annum, or so much thereof as may be necessary. § 2. The Auditor of Public Accounts is hereby authorized and directed to draw his warrants on the State Treasurer for the above amount, upon the. presentation of proper vouchers certified to by the Attorney General and the treasurer shall pay the same out of any money in the State treasury not otherwise appropriated. APPROVED June 28, 1919.

SECRETARY OF STATE–DEFICIENCY.

§ 1. Appropriates $84,000 for certain § 2. How drawn.
purposes.
§ 3. Emergency.

(SENATE BILL No. 20. APPROVED FEBRUARY 7, 1919.)

AN ACT to make an appropriation to the Secretary of State.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That the sum of eighty-four thousand dollars ($84,000.00) be and the same is hereby appropriated to the Secretary of State.

Office expense; postage. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 17,000.00
Operating expense; Automobile Dept. supplies (Plates). . . 49,000.00
Salaries; Securities Department. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3,000.00
Landscape; improving State Capitol grounds, and erect-
ing greenhouse . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15,000.00
Total. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 84,000.00

§ 2. The Auditor of Public Accounts is hereby authorized and directed, upon the presentation of proper vouchers, to draw his warrants for the sum appropriated, and the State Treasurer is hereby authorized and directed to pay the same out of any moneys in the treasury not otherwise appropriated.

§ 3. Whereas, the moneys above appropriated are immediately required : therefore, an emergencv exists, and this Act shall take effect and be in full force from and after its passage and approval.

Approved February 7, 1919.

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