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ORDINANCE N0, 22 <br />AN ORDINANCE ESTABLISHING AN ELECTRICAL COMMISSION <br />AND DEFINING THE ?OWERS AND DUTIES FOR THE MEMBERS <br />THEREOF, AMENDING CHAPTER 7 OF THE ;IUNICIPAL CODE <br />OF ELK GROVE VILLAGE <br />NOW, THE-.LFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the President and Board <br />of Trustees of the Village of Elk Grove Village, Counties of Cook <br />and DuPa.-e, Illinois: <br />Section 1. That Chapter 7 of the Municipal Code of Elk <br />Grove Village is hereby amended by adding thereto the following: <br />"Article IX, Electrical Commission. <br />"Section 7,901, Creation. An Electrical Commission for <br />the Village of Ell: Grove Village is hereby created ender the authority <br />of an Act of General Assembly of the State of Illinois entitled <br />"Revised Cities avid Villages Act," Illinois Revised Statutes3 Chapter <br />24, Division 37, Sections 11-37-2 and 11-37-3, <br />"Section 719021 Members Appointed, The said Electrical <br />Commission shall consist of five (5) members as follows: The <br />Superintendent of Electricity or the Chief Electrical Inspector <br />of the Village shall be a member and ex -officio Chairman of the <br />Commission; of the other four members) one shall be an electrical <br />contractor, one a journeyman electrician, one a representative of <br />an inspection bureau maintained by the Fire Underwriters, if such <br />s. representative resides in the Village, and if no such represent- <br />ative resides in the Village, then the Chief of the Fire Depart- <br />ment, and one a representative of an electricity supply company. <br />If there is no person residing in the Village of Elk Grove Village <br />who is qualified under any one of these descriptions, some other <br />person may be appointed to fill the position, <br />"All members of the Electrical Commission shall be ap- <br />pointed by the Village President with the advice and consent of <br />the Board of Trustees of the Village of Elk Grove Village, <br />"The term of all members of the Cormnission shall be four <br />(!}) years. All vacancies occurring in the case of appointed mem- <br />bers of such commission shall be filled by appointment for the <br />remainder of the unexpired torm in the same manner as the origi- <br />nal appointments. <br />"All members and officers of said Commission shall serve <br />without compensation, <br />"Section 7.903. Powers. The said Commission shall have <br />the power: <br />"(a) To recommend to the Board of Trustees safe and <br />practical standards and specifications for the installation, al- <br />teration and use of electrical equipment designed to meet the <br />necessities and conditions of the Village of Elk Grove Village, <br />"(b) To recommend to the Board of Trustees reasonable <br />rules and regulations to govern the _issuance of permits by the <br />Electrical Inspection Department of the Village of Elk Grove <br />Village. <br />