§ 230 ILCS 5/1 This Act shall be known and may be cited as the “Illinois Horse …
§ 230 ILCS 5/1.2 Legislative intent
§ 230 ILCS 5/1.3 Legislative findings
§ 230 ILCS 5/2 There is hereby created and established an Illinois Racing Board …
§ 230 ILCS 5/2.5 Separation from Department of Revenue
§ 230 ILCS 5/3 As used in this Act, except where the context otherwise requires, the …
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.01 “Board” means the Illinois Racing Board
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.02 “Breakage” means the odd cents by which the amount payable on each …
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.04 “Director of mutuels” means the individual representing the Board in …
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.05 “Family” means husband, wife, brother, or sister, parents, and …
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.06 “Horse racing” shall mean any type of horse racing, including, but …
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.07 “Horse race meeting” or “race meeting” or “meeting” shall mean the …
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.071 Inter-track wagering
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.072 “Inter-track wagering licensee” means any organization licensee …
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.073 “Inter-track wagering location licensee” means any organization …
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.074 “Simulcast wagering” means a legal wager placed or accepted at any …
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.075 (a) “Host track” means the organization licensee (i) conducting live …
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.076 “Interstate commission fee” means the fee or commission paid by an …
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.077 Non-host licensee
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.078 “Supplemental interstate simulcast” means an interstate simulcast …
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.079 “Affiliated non-host licensee” means a non-host licensee owned by the …
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.080 “Simulcast program” means the program of simultaneously televised …
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.08 “Minor” means any individual under the age of 18 years
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.09 “Occupation Licensee” means any person who has obtained an occupation …
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.11 “Organization licensee” means any person receiving an organization …
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.12 Pari-mutuel system of wagering
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.13 “Pari-mutuel pool” or “mutuel pool” or “pool” means the total money …
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.14 “Person” means any individual, partnership, corporation, or other …
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.15 “Public official” means a person who is a public officer, as defined …
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.16 “Racing” means horse racing
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.17 “Racing days” (or dates) are days within a horse race meeting on …
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.18 “Executive Director” means the executive director of the Illinois …
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.19 “Stewards” means the steward or stewards representing the Board, the …
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.20 Licensee
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.21 “Facilities” means the offices, racetracks and all related grounds …
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.22 Wagering facility
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.23 Wagering
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.28 Advance deposit wagering licensee
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.29 Advance deposit wagering
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.30 Advance deposit wagering terminal
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.31 Illinois conceived and foaled.Notwithstanding any provision of this …
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.32 Gross receipts
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.33 Adjusted gross receipts
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.34 Organization gaming facility
§ 230 ILCS 5/3.35 Organization gaming license
§ 230 ILCS 5/4 The Board shall consist of 11 members to be appointed by the Governor …
§ 230 ILCS 5/5 As soon as practicable following the effective date of this …
§ 230 ILCS 5/6 Restrictions on Board members
§ 230 ILCS 5/7 Vacancies in the Board shall be filled for the unexpired term in like …
§ 230 ILCS 5/8 Before entering upon the discharge of the duties of his office, each …
§ 230 ILCS 5/9 The Board shall have all powers necessary and proper to fully and …
§ 230 ILCS 5/10 Any Board member or Board employee who is subject to any civil action …
§ 230 ILCS 5/12 (a) Board members shall employ under the “Personnel Code”, as now or …
§ 230 ILCS 5/12.1 (a) The General Assembly finds that the Illinois Racing Industry does …
§ 230 ILCS 5/12.2 Business enterprise program
§ 230 ILCS 5/13 The executive director shall perform any and all duties that the …
§ 230 ILCS 5/14 (a) The Board shall hold regular and special meetings at such times …
§ 230 ILCS 5/14a The Board may employ hearing officers qualified by professional …
§ 230 ILCS 5/15 (a) The Board shall, in its discretion, issue occupation licenses to …
§ 230 ILCS 5/15.1 Upon collection of the fee accompanying the application for an …
§ 230 ILCS 5/15.2 (a) No pari-mutuel clerk, parking attendant or security guard …
§ 230 ILCS 5/15.3 Any person who makes application for an employment position as a …
§ 230 ILCS 5/15.4 The Board shall take disciplinary action authorized by subsection (d) …
§ 230 ILCS 5/15.5 Labor agreements
§ 230 ILCS 5/16 (a) The Board shall, in accordance with Section 15, have the power to …
§ 230 ILCS 5/17 No person shall hold or conduct a horse race meeting except at a …
§ 230 ILCS 5/18 (a) Together with its application, each applicant for racing dates …
§ 230 ILCS 5/19 (a) No organization license may be granted to conduct a horse race …
§ 230 ILCS 5/19.5 Standardbred racetrack in Cook County
§ 230 ILCS 5/20 (a) Any person desiring to conduct a horse race meeting may apply to …
§ 230 ILCS 5/20.1 Authority of licensees
§ 230 ILCS 5/21 (a) Applications for organization licenses must be filed with the …
§ 230 ILCS 5/23 (a) The Board shall promulgate as part of its rules and regulations a …
§ 230 ILCS 5/24 (a) No license shall be issued to or held by an organization licensee …
§ 230 ILCS 5/25 Admission charge; bond; fine
§ 230 ILCS 5/26 Wagering
§ 230 ILCS 5/26.1 For all pari-mutuel wagering conducted pursuant to this Act, breakage …
§ 230 ILCS 5/26.2 In addition to the amount retained by licensees pursuant to Section …
§ 230 ILCS 5/26.3 On and after July 1, 1987, each organization licensee may impose a …
§ 230 ILCS 5/26.4 In addition to the amount retained pursuant to paragraph (10) of …
§ 230 ILCS 5/26.5 Inter-track wagering licensee surcharge
§ 230 ILCS 5/26.7 Advance deposit wagering surcharge
§ 230 ILCS 5/26.8 Beginning on February 1, 2014, each wagering licensee may impose a …
§ 230 ILCS 5/26.9 Beginning on February 1, 2014, in addition to the surcharge imposed …
§ 230 ILCS 5/27 (a) In addition to the organization license fee provided by this Act, …
§ 230 ILCS 5/27.2 Withholding of delinquent child support
§ 230 ILCS 5/28 Except as provided in subsection (g) of Section 27 of this Act, …
§ 230 ILCS 5/28.1 Payments
§ 230 ILCS 5/29 (a) After the privilege or pari-mutuel tax established in Sections …
§ 230 ILCS 5/30 (a) The General Assembly declares that it is the policy of this State …
§ 230 ILCS 5/30.5 Illinois Racing Quarter Horse Breeders Fund
§ 230 ILCS 5/31 (a) The General Assembly declares that it is the policy of this State …
§ 230 ILCS 5/31.1 (a) Unless subsection (a-5) applies, organization licensees …
§ 230 ILCS 5/31.2 Automated external defibrillators
§ 230 ILCS 5/32 Illinois Race Track Improvement Fund
§ 230 ILCS 5/32.1 Pari-mutuel tax credit; statewide racetrack real estate equalization
§ 230 ILCS 5/33.1 (a) The Department of Agriculture shall be responsible for …
§ 230 ILCS 5/34 (a) The Illinois State Police shall enforce the racing statutes of …
§ 230 ILCS 5/34.1 Compulsive gambling
§ 230 ILCS 5/34.2 Withholding of delinquent child support; signs; statement
§ 230 ILCS 5/34.3 Drug testing
§ 230 ILCS 5/35 Any person holding or conducting any meeting within the State at …
§ 230 ILCS 5/36 (a) Whoever administers or conspires to administer to any horse a …
§ 230 ILCS 5/36a (a) It is recognized that there are horses which exhibit symptoms of …
§ 230 ILCS 5/37 (a) It shall be unlawful for any person: …
§ 230 ILCS 5/38 (a) It is unlawful for any person knowingly to enter or cause to be …
§ 230 ILCS 5/39 (a) It shall be unlawful for any person to engage directly or …
§ 230 ILCS 5/39.1 (a) No person shall, directly or indirectly, accept anything of value …
§ 230 ILCS 5/40 (a) The imposition of any fine or penalty provided in this Act shall …
§ 230 ILCS 5/41 Article 28 of the Criminal Code of 2012, and all other Acts or parts …
§ 230 ILCS 5/42 (a) Except as to the distribution of monies provided for by Sections …
§ 230 ILCS 5/43 Nothing in this Act shall be construed to prevent the use of any …
§ 230 ILCS 5/44 Nothing in this Act applies to any other method or manner of racing …
§ 230 ILCS 5/45 It shall be the duty of the Attorney General and the various State’s …
§ 230 ILCS 5/46 All final decisions of the Board hereunder shall be subject to …
§ 230 ILCS 5/47 If any provision of this Act or the application thereof to any person …
§ 230 ILCS 5/49 The General Assembly declares that it is the policy of this State to …
§ 230 ILCS 5/51 (a) (Blank)
§ 230 ILCS 5/54.75 Horse Racing Equity Trust Fund
§ 230 ILCS 5/55 Study concerning account wagering and fixed odds wagering
§ 230 ILCS 5/56 Gaming pursuant to an organization gaming license

Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes > 230 ILCS 5 - Illinois Horse Racing Act of 1975

  • 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.
  • Affirmed: In the practice of the appellate courts, the decree or order is declared valid and will stand as rendered in the lower court.
  • 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.
  • Amortization: Paying off a loan by regular installments.
  • Annuity: A periodic (usually annual) payment of a fixed sum of money for either the life of the recipient or for a fixed number of years. A series of payments under a contract from an insurance company, a trust company, or an individual. Annuity payments are made at regular intervals over a period of more than one full year.
  • 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
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Board: means the Weatherization Initiative Board. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 30 ILCS 738/40-5
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • decree: is synonymous with the word "judgment". See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.24
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Department: means the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 30 ILCS 738/40-5
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • En banc: In the bench or "full bench." Refers to court sessions with the entire membership of a court participating rather than the usual quorum. U.S. courts of appeals usually sit in panels of three judges, but may expand to a larger number in certain cases. They are then said to be sitting en banc.
  • Escrow: Money given to a third party to be held for payment until certain conditions are met.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Forgery: The fraudulent signing or alteration of another's name to an instrument such as a deed, mortgage, or check. The intent of the forgery is to deceive or defraud. Source: OCC
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Indictment: The formal charge issued by a grand jury stating that there is enough evidence that the defendant committed the crime to justify having a trial; it is used primarily for felonies.
  • Initiative: means the Urban Weatherization Initiative. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 30 ILCS 738/40-5
  • Legacy: A gift of property made by will.
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Minority leader: See Floor Leaders
  • 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.
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • 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.
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Units of local government: 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 70/1.28
  • User fees: Fees charged to users of goods or services provided by the government. In levying or authorizing these fees, the legislature determines whether the revenue should go into the treasury or should be available to the agency providing the goods or services.