(A) The Coun­ty does here­by elect to par­tic­i­pate in the Illi­nois Munic­i­pal Retire­ment Fund.

(B) Spe­cial Tax.  The Coun­ty includes in its levy and appro­pri­a­tion ordi­nance pro­vi­sions for the levy­ing of a spe­cial tax to pay the County’s cost of par­tic­i­pat­ing in the Retire­ment Fund and appro­pri­ate funds there­from to pay the cost of participa­tion.  (Res. July 13th, 1981)