The Coun­ty Board does here­by pro­vide for a charge of Four Dol­lars ($4.00) for fil­ing every instru­ment, paper, or notice for record, (1) in order to defray the cost of con­vert­ing the Coun­ty Recorder’s doc­u­ment stor­age sys­tem to com­put­ers or micro­graph­ics and (2) in order to defray the cost of pro­vid­ing access to records through the glob­al infor­ma­tion sys­tem known as the Internet.

(A) Fund Estab­lished.  A spe­cial fund shall be set up by the Trea­sur­er of the Coun­ty and such funds col­lect­ed pur­suant to Pub­lic Act 83–1321 shall be used (1) for a doc­u­ment stor­age sys­tem to pro­vide the equip­ment, mate­ri­als and nec­es­sary expens­es incurred to help defray the costs of imple­ment­ing and main­tain­ing such a doc­u­ment records sys­tem and (2) for a sys­tem to pro­vide elec­tron­ic access to those records.  (55 ILCS 5/3–5018)