Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes 205 ILCS 5/36

  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • State: when applied to different parts of the United States, may be construed to include the District of Columbia and the several territories, and the words "United States" may be construed to include the said district and territories. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.14
     For the determination of the character and classification of loans and investments made by state banks the substantive character of the underlying security for a loan or of the marketable investment security shall be the determinant, and the state bank’s ownership or interest therein may be evidenced by warehouse receipts, deposit receipts, shipping documents, trust receipts, participation certificates, mortgages, conditional sale agreements, and such other or different instruments of title or of lien as may establish the bank’s ownership in or lien upon the underlying security.