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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois
 

Statements of Economic Interests

The DuPage County Clerk's office accepts and stores Statements of Economic Interests filed by persons involved in a unit of local government: Illinois Governmental Ethics Act & State Officials and Employees Ethics Act (as amended in 2009)

For Filers - Completing a Statement of Economic Interests

Starting in 2015, you can file your statement online at https://ei.dupageco.org/SEI/Login.aspx.  Filers will receive information regarding online filing via letter or email if an email address was provided.

For Public - Searching Statements of Economic Interests

The statements can be searched and viewed online at http://ei.dupageco.org/PublicSearch/.

Persons Required to File a Statement of Economic Interests:

  1. All Elected Officials
  2. All members of Boards or Commissions unless they function only in an advisory capacity
  3. All government employees who are compensated for services and not as independent contractors and who:
  • are, or function as, the head of a department, division, bureau, authority or other administrative unit within the unit of local government, or who exercise similar authority within the unit of local government;
  • have direct supervisory authority over, or direct responsibility for the formulation, negotiation, issuance or execution of contracts entered into by the unit of local government in the amount of $1,000 or greater;
  • have authority to approve licenses and permits by the unit of local government; this item does not include employees who function in a ministerial capacity;
  • adjudicate, arbitrate, or decide any judicial or administrative proceedings, or review the adjudication, arbitration or decision of any judicial or administrative proceedings within the authority of the unit of local government;
  • have authority to issue or promulgate rules and regulations within areas under the authority of the unit of local government; or
  • have supervisory responsibility for 20 or more employees of the unit of local government.

For Candidates for Office

Candidates for office must file their Statement of Economic Interests via paper with the DuPage County Clerk pursuant to 5 ILCS 420/4A-108(b) 3. The following form can be downloaded, completed and printed.

Precinct Committeemen candidates are NOT required to file a Statement of Economic Interest.

 

Schedule

January - February: Agencies review, revise and confirm the list of filers for their agency.

March: Letters or emails sent to filers

March - April: Filers submit their Statement of Economic Interest

May 2: Deadline for SEI submittal

May 3 - 15: $15 late filing fee

May 16 - 31: $100 per day penalty

 June 1: Non-filer list provided to DuPage County State's Attorney