§ 20 ILCS 105/1 This Act shall be known and may be cited as the “Illinois Act on the …
§ 20 ILCS 105/2 The ability of the constantly increasing number of aged in the State …
§ 20 ILCS 105/3 As used in this Act, unless the context otherwise requires, the terms …
§ 20 ILCS 105/3.01 “Department” means the Department on Aging created by this Act
§ 20 ILCS 105/3.02 “Director” means the Director of the Department
§ 20 ILCS 105/3.03 “Council” means the Council on Aging created by this Act
§ 20 ILCS 105/3.05 “Aged” or “senior citizen” means a person of 55 years of age or …
§ 20 ILCS 105/3.06 “Services” means those services designed to provide assistance to the …
§ 20 ILCS 105/3.07 “Area agency on aging” means any public or non-profit private agency …
§ 20 ILCS 105/3.08 “Planning and Service Area” means a geographic area of the State that …
§ 20 ILCS 105/3.09 “Multipurpose senior center” means a community facility for the …
§ 20 ILCS 105/3.10 “Minority senior citizen” means any person 55 years of age or older …
§ 20 ILCS 105/3.11 Greatest social need
§ 20 ILCS 105/3.12 “Commission” means the Illinois Commission on LGBTQ Aging
§ 20 ILCS 105/3.13 “LGBTQ older adults” means adults 55 years of age or older who are …
§ 20 ILCS 105/4 There is created the Department on Aging. The Director of the …
§ 20 ILCS 105/4.01 Additional powers and duties of the Department
§ 20 ILCS 105/4.01a Use of certain moneys deposited into the Department on Aging State Projects Fund
§ 20 ILCS 105/4.02 Community Care Program
§ 20 ILCS 105/4.02c Comprehensive Care in Residential Settings Demonstration Project
§ 20 ILCS 105/4.02e Adult day service program certification
§ 20 ILCS 105/4.02f Cross-agency prequalification and master service agreements
§ 20 ILCS 105/4.02h Community Care Program; dementia training.
§ 20 ILCS 105/4.03 The Department on Aging, in cooperation with the Department of Human …
§ 20 ILCS 105/4.04 Long Term Care Ombudsman Program
§ 20 ILCS 105/4.04a Illinois Long-Term Care Council
§ 20 ILCS 105/4.04b Senior Housing Residents’ Advisory Council
§ 20 ILCS 105/4.06 Minority Senior Citizen Program
§ 20 ILCS 105/4.07 Home-delivered meals
§ 20 ILCS 105/4.08 Rural and small town meals program
§ 20 ILCS 105/4.09 Medication management program
§ 20 ILCS 105/4.11 AIDS awareness
§ 20 ILCS 105/4.12 Assistance to nursing home residents
§ 20 ILCS 105/4.13 Older Adult Services Act
§ 20 ILCS 105/4.14 Rural Senior Citizen Program
§ 20 ILCS 105/4.15 Eligibility determinations
§ 20 ILCS 105/4.16 Integrated mental health services
§ 20 ILCS 105/5 The provisions of Sections 5-625, 5-630, 5-635, 5-640, 5-645, 5-650, …
§ 20 ILCS 105/5.01 The status of personnel to be transferred from the Department of …
§ 20 ILCS 105/5.02 The provisions of the Illinois Administrative Procedure Act are …
§ 20 ILCS 105/6 The Director of the Department shall be a senior citizen who has …
§ 20 ILCS 105/6.01 The Director shall serve for a term of 2 years from the third Monday …
§ 20 ILCS 105/6.02 The salary of the Director shall be $30,000 per annum
§ 20 ILCS 105/6.03 Before entering upon the duties of the office, the Director shall …
§ 20 ILCS 105/6.04 Before entering upon the discharge of the duties of the office, the …
§ 20 ILCS 105/6.05 The Director may create and establish offices, divisions, and …
§ 20 ILCS 105/6.06 The Director shall meet regularly with the Council to advise the …
§ 20 ILCS 105/7 There is created the Council on Aging
§ 20 ILCS 105/7.01 The Council shall consist of 31 voting members, including: two …
§ 20 ILCS 105/7.03 The twenty three citizen members of the Council shall be appointed by …
§ 20 ILCS 105/7.04 The Representative and Senate members of the Council shall serve on …
§ 20 ILCS 105/7.05 Citizen members
§ 20 ILCS 105/7.06 The Council shall provide for its organization and procedure …
§ 20 ILCS 105/7.07 The members of the Council shall receive no compensation for their …
§ 20 ILCS 105/7.08 The Council shall meet at least once each quarter, or as often as the …
§ 20 ILCS 105/7.09 The Council shall have the following powers and …
§ 20 ILCS 105/8.05 Alzheimer’s disease grants
§ 20 ILCS 105/8.06 The Department may develop and implement a plan for the increased …
§ 20 ILCS 105/8.07 Emergency home response system
§ 20 ILCS 105/8.08 Older direct care worker recognition
§ 20 ILCS 105/8.09 Unlicensed or uncertified facilities
§ 20 ILCS 105/8.10 The Illinois Commission on LGBTQ Aging
§ 20 ILCS 105/8.11 LGBTQ Older Adult Advocate
§ 20 ILCS 105/8.12 LGBTQ Older Adult Curriculum and Training Program
§ 20 ILCS 105/9 If any provisions of this Act or the application thereof to any …
§ 20 ILCS 105/11 This Act takes effect 3 months after becoming a law

Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes > 20 ILCS 105 - Illinois Act on the Aging

  • Advice and consent: Under the Constitution, presidential nominations for executive and judicial posts take effect only when confirmed by the Senate, and international treaties become effective only when the Senate approves them by a two-thirds vote.
  • Allegation: something that someone says happened.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Baseline: Projection of the receipts, outlays, and other budget amounts that would ensue in the future without any change in existing policy. Baseline projections are used to gauge the extent to which proposed legislation, if enacted into law, would alter current spending and revenue levels.
  • Caucus: From the Algonquian Indian language, a caucus meant "to meet together." An informal organization of members of the legislature that exists to discuss issues of mutual concern and possibly to perform legislative research and policy planning for its members. There are regional, political or ideological, ethnic, and economic-based caucuses.
  • Charity: An agency, institution, or organization in existence and operating for the benefit of an indefinite number of persons and conducted for educational, religious, scientific, medical, or other beneficent purposes.
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • County board: means the board of county commissioners in counties not under township organization, and the board of supervisors in counties under township organization, and the board of commissioners of Cook County. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.07
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Freedom of Information Act: A federal law that mandates that all the records created and kept by federal agencies in the executive branch of government must be open for public inspection and copying. The only exceptions are those records that fall into one of nine exempted categories listed in the statute. Source: OCC
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • 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
  • Indemnification: In general, a collateral contract or assurance under which one person agrees to secure another person against either anticipated financial losses or potential adverse legal consequences. Source: FDIC
  • Joint committee: Committees including membership from both houses of teh legislature. Joint committees are usually established with narrow jurisdictions and normally lack authority to report legislation.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Legislative session: That part of a chamber's daily session in which it considers legislative business (bills, resolutions, and actions related thereto).
  • Minority leader: See Floor Leaders
  • Month: means a calendar month, and the word "year" a calendar year unless otherwise expressed; and the word "year" alone, is equivalent to the expression "year of our Lord. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.10
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Petty offense: A federal misdemeanor punishable by six months or less in prison. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Power of attorney: A written instrument which authorizes one person to act as another's agent or attorney. The power of attorney may be for a definite, specific act, or it may be general in nature. The terms of the written power of attorney may specify when it will expire. If not, the power of attorney usually expires when the person granting it dies. Source: OCC
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Reporter: Makes a record of court proceedings and prepares a transcript, and also publishes the court's opinions or decisions (in the courts of appeals).
  • Special districts: has the meaning ascribed to that term in Article VII of the Constitution of the State of Illinois of 1970. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.29
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Surviving spouse: means "widow" or "widower" as the case may be. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.32
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.
  • Uphold: The decision of an appellate court not to reverse a lower court decision.
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.