(A)   The Board shall make rules for the appointment and promotion of all full-time police and fire officers, with the exception of the Police Chief and Fire Chief. These rules of the Board shall apply only to the conduct of examinations for original appointments of candidates from the traditional list and the lateral entry list and for promotions. When the lists are finalized, they will be sent to the Chief of Police, and he or she will determine, based on operational needs of the Police Department, which list is utilized to fill the vacancy.
   (B)   No such rule shall be made by the Board to govern the operation of the Police Department or the conduct of its members.
   (C)   On May 1, the Board shall submit to the Council an annual report of its activities and of the rules in force and the practical effect thereof. In this report, the Board may make suggestions it believes would result in greater efficiency in the Fire and Police Departments.
(1999 Code, § 32.04)  (Ord. 1017, passed 7-6-1982; Ord. 3784, passed 12-3-2012; Ord. 4022, passed 12-4-2017)
Statutory reference:
   Related provisions, see ILCS Ch. 65, Act 5, § 10-2.1-5