(A)   Such Board of Commissioners shall make rules and appointments and removals except those herein reserved to the Mayor and the City Council, and shall have such other and further powers as are contained in Art. 1, Div. 2.1, of the Illinois Municipal Code (ILCS Ch. 65, Act 5, §§ 2-1-1 et seq.), as amended. Any request for changes in Board rules outside of state statutes requires Council approval.
   (B)   The City of O'Fallon, as a home rule community, has enacted the following rules to be included in the Board Rules.
      (1)   Public Safety members in good standing will be allowed to claim up to two additional preference points as provided in the Board Rules.
      (2)   A separate lateral entry list, as provided in the current Board Rules, will be maintained by the Board.
      (3)   Before the testing cycle for original appointment is held, the Board shall determine and announce the expiration of the Final Eligibility Register. The expiration date shall be either one or not more than two years. A dated copy of the Final Eligibility Register shall be announced and shall state registrants’ expiration dates.
(1999 Code, § 32.05)  (Ord. 3784, passed 12-3-2012; Ord. 4022, passed 12-4-2017; Ord. 4085, passed 3-4-2019)