§ 415 ILCS 160/1 Short title
§ 415 ILCS 160/5 Definitions
§ 415 ILCS 160/10 Minimum safety standards
§ 415 ILCS 160/15 Waiver
§ 415 ILCS 160/20 Inspection and maintenance plan
§ 415 ILCS 160/25 Requirements; underground natural gas storage facility operation
§ 415 ILCS 160/30 Penalties; action for penalties; Department approval of penalties
§ 415 ILCS 160/35 Notice of probable violation; Department hearing
§ 415 ILCS 160/40 Application; the Illinois Oil and Gas Act
§ 415 ILCS 160/45 Annual certification and report
§ 415 ILCS 160/50 Federal moneys
§ 415 ILCS 160/55 Jurisdiction
§ 415 ILCS 160/60 Saving clause
§ 415 ILCS 160/65 Department authority; enforcement
§ 415 ILCS 160/999 Effective date

Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes > 415 ILCS 160 - Illinois Underground Natural Gas Storage Safety Act

  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • In forma pauperis: In the manner of a pauper. Permission given to a person to sue without payment of court fees on claim of indigence or poverty.
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Legacy: A gift of property made by will.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • 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.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • 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.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • 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