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and armory buildings at Kewanee and Morrison, Illinois," approved June 28, 1913, and in force July 1, 1913, and a further Act entitled, An Act making an appropriation of additional sums for the completion of armories now under construction," approved June 25, 1913, in force July 1, 1913, and a further Act entitled, “An Act making an appropriation of the proceeds of the sale of the building and lands now owned by the State of Illinois and used for an armory by the 2nd Regiment, Illinois National Guard, approved June 21, 1913, in force July 1, 1913, the appropriation hereby made being for the several purposes expressed in said Acts to be paid out of the State treasury for said purposes and in the manner in said Acts provided. The appropriation hereby made shall be in addition to any appropriation heretofore or hereafter made for said purposes respectively.

APPROVED June 28th, 1915.

NATIONAL GUARD AND NAVAL RESERVE-ARMORY BUILDING AND SITE,

MONMOUTH. f 1. Commission created.

§ 4. Supervision of construction-contracts. $ 2 Officers of commission.

$ 5. Appropriates $50,000 for erection of armory. $ 3. Duties of commission-site-title.

$ 6. How drawn. (HOUSE BILL No. 841. FILED JUNE 19, 1915.) An Act in relation to procuring of site and erection of armory for the

use of the Illinois National Guard and making an appropriation therefor.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That a commission consisting of the Adjutant General and the regimental commander of the organizations for which an armory is to be erected, as hereinafter provided for in this Act, is hereby constituted, with full power to carry out the provisions of this Act as hereinafter set forth.

§ 2. It shall be the duty of the commission named in section 1 of this Act to meet and organize as soon as practicable after the taking effect of this Act, by electing one of their number as president and the other as secretary.

$ 3. It shall be the duty of the said commission to select a suitable site and procure in the name of the State of Illinois, title to the site so selected, for the erection of an armory for the use of following respective organizations: Company H, 6th Infantry; Band, 6th Infantry, both at Monmouth: Provided, however, that there shall be donated and deeded to the State of Illinois suitable ground for a site upon which to erect and construct said armory. The said site to be approved by the said Armory Commission. All title deeds shall be filed in the office of the Secretary of State.

§ 4. After said commission shall select a suitable site for the erection of the said armory above provided for in section 3 of this Act, and acquired, in the name of the State of Illinois, title to such site so selected, it shall be the duty of said commission to exercise the general management, control and supervision of all matters pertaining to the erection and construction of said armory and shall make and let all contracts necessary fully to construct, build, and erect such armory.

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§ 5. In order to carry out the provisions of this Act there is hereby appropriated the following sum for the procuring of site and erection of said armory, that is to say: For Company H, 6th Infantry, Illinois National Guard and Band, 6th Infantry, Illinois National Guard, both at Monmouth $50,000.00.

§ 6. The Auditor of Public Accounts is hereby authorized and directed to draw warrant on the Treasurer for the sums herein specified upon the presentation of proper voucher, certified to by the Adjutant General and approved by the Governor, and the Treasurer shall pay the same out of any moneys not otherwise appropriated.

FILED June 19th, 1915. This bill having remained with the Governor ten days, Sundays excepted, the General Assembly being in session, it has thereby become a law. Witness my hand this 19th day of June, A. D. 1915.

LEWIS G. STEVENSON, Secretary of State.

NATIONAL GUARD AND NAVAL. RESERVE-ARMORY BUILDING AND SITE AT

PEORIA. § 1. Commission created.

$ 3. Commission to select site, acquire title and

supervise construction of armory-appro$ 2 Officers of commission.

priates $50,000-how drawn. (HOUSE BILL No. 653. APPROVED JUNE 28, 1915.) An Act in relation to procuring of site and erection of armory building

for the use of the Illinois National Guard and Illinois Naval Reserve and making appropriation therefor.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That a commission consisting of the adjutant general, regimental commanders of the Illinois national guard and commanding officer, Illinois naval reserve, respectively, for whose organization an armory is to be erected as hereinafter provided for in this Act, is hereby constituted with full power to carry out provisions of this Act as hereinafter set forth.

$ 2. It shall be the duty of the commission named in section 1 of this Act, to meet and organize as soon as practicable after taking effect of this Act by electing out of their number a president and another as secretary.

8 3. It shall be the duty of said commission to select a suitable site and procure in the name of the State of Illinois, title to site so selected for the erection of an armory for the use of the following respective organizations of the Illinois national guard and Illinois naval reserve, as are now situate in the city of Peoria or may hereafter be there organized, to-wit: Companies Å and G, 5th infantry; K, 8th infantry; troop G, 1st cavalry and 8th division, Illinois naval reserve. All title deeds shall be filed in the office of the Secretary of State.

After said commission shall have selected a site for the erection of the armory above provided for in section 3 of this Act, and acquired in the name of the State of Illinois, title to such site so selected, it shall be the duty of said commission to exercise the general management, control and supervision of all matters pertaining to the erection and construction of said armory and shall make and let all contracts necessary fully to construct, build and erect such armory.

In order to carry out the provisions of this Act, there is hereby appropriated the following sum for securing site and for the erection of said armory, fifty thousand dollars ($50,000.00).

The Auditor of Public Accounts is hereby authorized and directed to draw his warrant on the Treasurer for the sum herein specified, upon the presentation of proper vouchers certified to by the Adjutant General and approved by the Governor, and the treasurer shall pay the same out of any moneys not otherwise appropriated.

APPROVED June 28th, 1915.

NATIONAL GUARD AND NAVAL RESERVE-ORDINARY AND CONTINGENT. $ 1. Appropriates $389,917 per annum for ordinary § 2. How drawn. expenses and $50,000 as emergency fund.

(HOUSE BILL No. 633. APPROVED JUNE 28, 1915.) An Act to provide for the ordinary and contingent expenses of the

Illinois National Guard and Illinois Naval Reserve. SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That the sum of three hundred eighty-nine thousand, nine hundred seventeen dollars ($389,917.00) per annum, or so much thereof as may be necessary, is hereby appropriated to pay the ordinary and contingent expenses of the Illinois National Guard and the Illinois Naval Reserve. Armory rent, fuel, light, janitor and incidentals

$142,386.68 Camp and garrison equipage, clothing and equipment, tools and instruments

12,540.15 Pay of officers and men for camp and cruise duties under orders of commander-in-chief

62,451.86 Transportation of officers and men

49,431.37 Subsistence officers and men at encampments, practice

marches and cruise duties under orders of commander-inchief ..

31,923.45 Horse hire and forage

20,457.48 Dockage and repairs

337.30 Expense rifle practice (except pay of officers, enlisted men and civilians) ...

30,153.69 Pay of permanent salaried officers, clerks, enlisted men and civilians

16,313.29 Steam engineering

378.85 Miscellaneous expense

23,542.88

Total ..

$389,917.00 That the further sum of fifty thousand dollars ($50,000.00) is hereby appropriated as an emergency fund to be used by the Governor in case of emergency when the Illinois National Guard or Illinois Naval Reserve are called into active duty by the Governor to protect the life and property of the citizens of the State. No portion of said sum shall be expended or paid except upon the express order of the Governor.

§ 2. The Auditor of Public Accounts is hereby authorized and directed to draw his warrant for the sum herein specified, upon the presentation of proper vouchers, certified to by the Adjutant General and approved by the Governor, and the Treasurer shall pay the same out of the money hereby appropriated.

APPROVED June 28th, 1915.

NEGRO EMANCIPATION CELEBRATION COMMISSION. § 1. Appropriates $25,000 to be expended by com- $ 3. How drawn.

mission authorized under Act of 1913.
§ 2. Designates sum which may be drawn from

State treasury-no indebtedness on behalf
of State.

(HOUSE BILL No. 132. APPROVED JUNE 29, 1915.) An Act for an appropriation to the Illinois Commission for the observ

ance of the half-century anniversary of negro freedom, as provided for by an Act approved June 27, 1913.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That the sum of twenty-five thousand ($25,000) dollars, be and hereby is appropriated under the terms of this Act to be expended as herein provided by the commission authorized and appointed under an Act entitled, “An Act providing for an exhibition and celebration to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the emancipation of the negro, creating a commission to conduct same, and making an appropriation therefor," approved June 27, 1913.

§ 2. Only so much of the said appropriation of $25,000 to the Negro Emancipation Celebration Commission shall be paid from the State treasury as shall equal the sum raised by subscriptions, leases, concessions and from other sources, and paid in cash to the treasurer of the commission by said commission up to August 15, 1915, and the question as to the amount so raised shall be determined and certified by the Governor. And the commission shall in no manner create or incur an indebtedness or obligation on behalf of the State of Illinois, nor expended any funds of the State other than in the manner provided herein.

§ 3. The Auditor of Public Accounts is hereby authorized to draw his warrant upon the State treasurer for the sum specified in this Act on bills of particulars certified to by the president and secretary of the Illinois Commission (National) and approved by the Governor, and the State Treasurer is hereby authorized and directed to pay the same out of any funds in the treasury not otherwise appropriated.

APPROVED June 29th, 1915.

PENAL AND REFORMATORY-STATE INSTITUTIONS, ORDINARY. $ 1. Appropriates $1,524,268.16 to institutions

(B) Southern Illinois Penitentiary at named for ordinary expenses and equip

Menard, $409,771.16. ment as follows:

(C) Illinois State Reformatory at Pontiac (A) Illinois State Penitentiary at Joliet,

$462,770.00. $651,727.00.

$ 2 How drawn. (HOUSE BILL NO. 951. APPROVED JUNE 29, 1915.) An Act making appropriations for the Illinois State Penitentiary, the

Southern Illinois Penitentiary and the Illinois State Reformatory.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That the following sums, or so much thereof as may be necessary be and the same are hereby appropriated to the penal institutions herein named.

(A) TO THE ILLINOIS STATE PENITENTIARY AT JOLIET, ILLINOIS.

SALARIES AND WAGES-
For assistant. deputy warden.

$ 1,800.00 per annum For superintendent

2,200.00 per annum For chief engineer

2,000.00 per annum For stationary engineer

960.00 per annum For institution chief clerk

1,800.00 per annum For institution clerk

1,500.00 per annum For steward

1,800.00 per annum For assistant deputy warden...

1,200.00 per annum For electrician

1,200.00 per annum For assistant deputy warden.

1,200.00 per annum For superintendent of prison camp.

1,200.00 per annum For chauffeur

900.00 per annum For two guards at $900 each per annum 1,800.00 per annum For guard

870.00 per annum For storekeeper

900.00 per annum For band master

900.00 per annum For housekeeper

600.00 per annum For institution stenographer

1,200.00 per annum For domestic science teacher.

1,200.00 per annum For trained nurse

900.00 per annum For institution clerk

1,200.00 per annum For receiving and discharging officer. 1,080.00 per annum For carpenter ...

900.00 per annum For 50 guards at $780 each per annum. 39,000.00 per annum

For 40 guards at $660 each per annum... 26,400.00 per annum SUPPLIES For food

115,000.00 per annum For tobacco

1,000.00 per annum Food and veterinary.

2,108.00 per annum *Fuel...... [$8,800.00 per annum vetoed] 33,800.00 per annum Office

2,125.00 per annum Medical and surgical

1,550.00 per annum Laundry, cleaning and disinfecting.

1,550.00 per annum Refrigerating

600.00 per annum Motor vehicle

910.00 per annum Motorless vehicles

130.00 per annum General plant

1,925.00 per annum Agricultural and BotanicalFor seed

1,000.00 *EQUIPMENT

[$15,000.00 vetoed] 75,000.00 *MATERIAL.....

. [$9,000.00 per annum vetoed] 29,000.00 per annum CONTRACT AND OPEN SERVICE.

7,925.00 per annum CONTINGENCY

1,061.00

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