§ 430 ILCS 95/0.01 Short title
§ 430 ILCS 95/1 Definitions
§ 430 ILCS 95/2 Department Designation
§ 430 ILCS 95/3 Notification
§ 430 ILCS 95/4 No less than 10 days prior to any regulated release, the person …
§ 430 ILCS 95/5 Comment
§ 430 ILCS 95/6 Memorandum Of Understanding
§ 430 ILCS 95/7 Confidential Treatment Of Records
§ 430 ILCS 95/8 Exemptions
§ 430 ILCS 95/9 Enforcement
§ 430 ILCS 95/10 Penalties
§ 430 ILCS 95/11 Relation To Other Laws

Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes > 430 ILCS 95 - Release of Genetically Engineered Organisms Act

  • 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.
  • 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
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • 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
  • 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
  • Petty offense: A federal misdemeanor punishable by six months or less in prison. Source: U.S. Courts
  • 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.