§ 1 The General Assembly of Illinois finds: (1) that there is a serious …
§ 2 Unless the context clearly requires otherwise, the words and phrases …
§ 2.1 “Manufactured home” means a factory-assembled, completely integrated …
§ 2.2 Permanent habitation
§ 2.3 “Dependent mobile home” means a mobile home which does not have …
§ 2.4 “Independent mobile home” means a mobile home which has …
§ 2.5 “Mobile home park” means a tract of land or 2 or more contiguous …
§ 2.6 “Department” means the Department of Public Health, unless otherwise …
§ 2.7 “Site” means the lot on which the mobile home is located for …
§ 2.8 “Individual utilities”, as used in this Act, means the provision for …
§ 2.9 “Revenue purposes” as used in this Act shall include, but not be …
§ 2.10 “Immobilized mobile home” means a mobile home served by individual …
§ 3 No person, firm or corporation shall establish, maintain, conduct, or …
§ 4 In order to obtain a permit to construct a new mobile home park the …
§ 4.1 A mobile home park constructed prior to the effective date of this …
§ 4.2 An application for a permit to alter a licensed mobile home park …
§ 4.3 An application to reduce the number of licensed sites shall be …
§ 4.4 A mobile home park whose license has been voided, suspended, denied …
§ 5 Upon receipt of an application for a permit to construct a new mobile …
§ 6 In addition to the application fees provided for herein, the licensee …
§ 7 Any license granted hereunder shall be subject to revocation or …
§ 8 No person, firm or corporation shall construct a mobile home park …
§ 9 Each mobile home park licensed or to be constructed under the …
§ 9.1 Every park shall be managed by a responsible individual whose name, …
§ 9.2 No park shall be so located that the drainage of the park area will …
§ 9.3 Each site on which a mobile home is accommodated shall have a minimum …
§ 9.4 An adequate supply of water of safe, sanitary quality, approved by …
§ 9.5 All sewage and other water carried wastes shall be disposed of into a …
§ 9.6 When a water carriage system of sewage is used each site shall be …
§ 9.7 A sufficient number of adequate flyproof and watertight containers in …
§ 9.8 Adequate insect and rodent control measures shall be employed. All …
§ 9.9 Mobile homes in mobile home parks shall each be equipped with fire …
§ 9.10 Porches, carports, garages, sheds, awnings, skirting, and auxiliary …
§ 9.11 All streets in every park must be maintained in a passable and …
§ 9.12 The management of every park shall assume full responsibility for …
§ 9.13 Electrical outlets for each individual site shall be provided and the …
§ 9.14 In no event shall a dependent mobile home, or non-permanent shelter …
§ 9.15 Fire safety
§ 9.16 Disclosure of the manufacture of methamphetamine in a mobile home
§ 10.1 When community kitchens, dining rooms, laundries, or other facilities …
§ 10.2 All buildings constructed or altered, all plumbing, and all …
§ 11 When the Department has approved an application for a permit to …
§ 12 The Department shall keep a record of all mobile home parks; said …
§ 13 A register shall be maintained by the manager of each mobile home …
§ 18 In addition to the license provided in Section 3 of this Act, any …
§ 19 Violations; penalties
§ 20 Nothing in this Act shall be construed to include the state parks of …
§ 21 The Department shall enforce the provisions of this Act and the rules …
§ 22 Any person refused a permit to construct or alter a park or a …
§ 22.1 The provisions of the Illinois Administrative Procedure Act are …
§ 23 The Administrative Review Law, and all amendments and modifications …
§ 24 If any one or more of the provisions of this Act is declared …
§ 25 “An Act in relation to the licensing and regulation of trailer coach …
§ 26 This Act does not apply within the corporate limits of any home rule …
§ 27 This Act shall be known and may be cited as the Mobile Home Park Act

Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes > 210 ILCS 115

  • 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.
  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • 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
  • board: means the governing body of any county other than Cook County which has adopted the county executive form of government under this Division. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 55 ILCS 5/2-5003
  • Chief judge: The judge who has primary responsibility for the administration of a court but also decides cases; chief judges are determined by seniority.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • 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
  • County executive: means the county official elected by the voters of any county other than Cook County to be the chief executive officer to administer the county executive form of government under this Division. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 55 ILCS 5/2-5003
  • County executive form of government: means that form of government in which the departments of county government are administered by a single county official called the county executive elected at large by the qualified voters of the county. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 55 ILCS 5/2-5003
  • 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.
  • Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial.
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • 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
  • 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
  • individual: shall include every infant member of the species homo sapiens who is born alive at any stage of development. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.36
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Judgement: The official decision of a court finally determining the respective rights and claims of the parties to a suit.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • 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
  • Municipalities: has the meaning established in Section 1 of Article VII of the Constitution of the State of Illinois of 1970. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.27
  • Nolo contendere: No contest-has the same effect as a plea of guilty, as far as the criminal sentence is concerned, but may not be considered as an admission of guilt for any other purpose.
  • oath: shall be deemed to include an affirmation, and the word "sworn" shall be construed to include the word "affirmed. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.12
  • 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.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • Pleadings: Written statements of the parties in a civil case of their positions. In the federal courts, the principal pleadings are the complaint and the answer.
  • President pro tempore: A constitutionally recognized officer of the Senate who presides over the chamber in the absence of the Vice President. The President Pro Tempore (or, "president for a time") is elected by the Senate and is, by custom, the Senator of the majority party with the longest record of continuous service.
  • Presiding officer: A majority-party Senator who presides over the Senate and is charged with maintaining order and decorum, recognizing Members to speak, and interpreting the Senate's rules, practices and precedents.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • 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.
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • 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
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Subpoena duces tecum: A command to a witness to produce documents.
  • sworn: shall be construed to include the word "affirmed. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.12
  • Temporary restraining order: Prohibits a person from an action that is likely to cause irreparable harm. This differs from an injunction in that it may be granted immediately, without notice to the opposing party, and without a hearing. It is intended to last only until a hearing can be held.
  • 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.
  • Uniform Commercial Code: A set of statutes enacted by the various states to provide consistency among the states' commercial laws. It includes negotiable instruments, sales, stock transfers, trust and warehouse receipts, and bills of lading. Source: OCC
  • United States: may be construed to include the said district and territories. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.14
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.
  • Veto: The procedure established under the Constitution by which the President/Governor refuses to approve a bill or joint resolution and thus prevents its enactment into law. A regular veto occurs when the President/Governor returns the legislation to the house in which it originated. The President/Governor usually returns a vetoed bill with a message indicating his reasons for rejecting the measure. In Congress, the veto can be overridden only by a two-thirds vote in both the Senate and the House.