Each local government and public authority shall appoint a budget officer to serve
at the will of the governing board. In counties or cities having the manager form of government, the county or city
manager shall be the budget officer. Counties not having the manager form of government may impose the duties of budget
officer upon the county finance officer or any other county officer or employee except
the sheriff, or in counties having a population of more than 7,500, the register of
deeds. Cities not having the manager form of government may impose the duties of budget
officer on any city officer or employee, including the mayor if he agrees to undertake
them. A public authority or special district may impose the duties of budget officer on
the chairman or any member of its governing board or any other officer or employee.
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