If the Coun­ty Board elects not to pur­chase lia­bil­i­ty insur­ance cov­er­ing and insur­ing Coun­ty offi­cers, elect­ed offi­cials and employ­ees as pro­vid­ed in Sec­tion 1‑4‑5 of this Chap­ter, then the Coun­ty shall indem­ni­fy and cause to defend Coun­ty offi­cers, elect­ed offi­cials and employ­ees from any claim filed by an indi­vid­ual, part­ner­ship or cor­po­ra­tion when the elect­ed offi­cials or employ­ees while in the per­for­mance of their offi­cial duties, except the Coun­ty shall not indem­ni­fy, but shall defend any offi­cer, elect­ed offi­cial or employ­ee from any claim made by an indi­vid­ual, part­ner­ship or cor­po­ra­tion where­in the claim alleges that the offi­cer, elect­ed offi­cial or employ­ee act­ed inten­tion­al­ly, mali­cious­ly or wan­ton­ly and fur­ther, shall not indem­ni­fy or cause to defend the offi­cials or employ­ees where the claim is direct­ly or indi­rect­ly relat­ed to the neg­li­gent care or use of a vehi­cle as defined by the Illi­nois Com­piled Statutesand the Coun­ty shall not indem­ni­fy any offi­cer, elect­ed offi­cial or employ­ee from any claim made by an offi­cer, elect­ed offi­cial or employ­ee.

Not with­stand­ing any oth­er pro­vi­sion of this Code, the Coun­ty shall not indem­ni­fy or cause to defend any offi­cers, elect­ed offi­cials or employ­ees if the offi­cers, elect­ed offi­cials or employ­ees have lia­bil­i­ty insur­ance insur­ing the offi­cers, elect­ed offi­cials or employ­ees from the alleged claim; how­ev­er, the Coun­ty shall indem­ni­fy the offi­cer, elect­ed offi­cial or employ­ee the per­son­al deductible lim­its of their per­son­al pol­i­cy.