§ 1 Short title
§ 5 Definitions
§ 10 Commencement of action; procedure
§ 15 Subject matter jurisdiction
§ 20 Jurisdiction over persons
§ 25 Process
§ 30 Service of notice of hearings
§ 35 Ex parte orders and emergency hearings
§ 40 Six-month orders
§ 45 Termination and renewal
§ 50 Notice of orders
§ 55 Data maintenance by law enforcement agencies
§ 60 Filing of a firearms restraining order issued by another state
§ 65 Enforcement; sanctions for violation of order
§ 70 Non-preclusion of remedies
§ 75 Limited law enforcement liability
§ 80 Expungement or sealing of order

Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes > 430 ILCS 67 - Firearms Restraining Order Act

  • 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.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • 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.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.