Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes 205 ILCS 5/66
- Heretofore: means any time previous to the day on which the statute takes effect; and the word "hereafter" at any time after such day. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.17
- 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
In all cases where the Commissioner prior to the taking effect of this Act has made ratable dividends of money on claims which have been proven to the satisfaction of the Commissioner or adjudicated in any court of this State, such dividends are hereby ratified and confirmed and made valid and legal in all respects. All records of receiverships heretofore and hereafter received by the Commissioner or by a receiver appointed by the Commissioner shall be held by the Commissioner or such receiver for the period of 2 years after the close of the receivership and at the termination of said 2 year period may then be destroyed.