Illinois Treasurer

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Treasurer of Illinois
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Incumbent
Dan Rutherford

since January 10th, 2011
Term length 4 years, unlimited term
Inaugural holder John Riley Tanner
Formation 1887

The Treasurer of Illinois is an elected official of the U.S. state of Illinois. The office was created by the Constitution of Illinois. The current Treasurer is Dan Rutherford.[1]

Duties[change | change source]

Treasurer of the state of Illinois holds responsibility for the safekeeping and investment of the monies and securities deposited in the public funds of Illinois. The Treasurer is not the state's chief financial officer, that is the Illinois Comptrollers job.[2]

List of office holders[change | change source]

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References[change | change source]

  1. "Dan Rutherford - Illinois State Treasurer", accessed January 25, 2011.Illinois State Treasurer web page
  2. Section 18, Article V, "Constitution of Illinois", accessed April 12, 2008.[1]